American Playhouse

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One of PBS's most distinguished series, mounting superb dramas and musicals by the likes of (to name just a few) Eugene O'Neill, John Cheever, Lanford Wilson, Mark Twain, Thornton Wilder, James Baldwin and Stephen Sondheim. Perhaps the most memorable (and controversial) presentation: `Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City,' which won a Peabody Award.

Season 7, Episode 4 The Return of Hickey

First Aired: February 3, 1988

"The Return of Hickey" further explores shenanigans at a 1900s boys prep school as the most notorious prankster (Zach Galligan) returns to classes after having been suspended. Headmaster: Edward Herrmann. Tennessee Shad: Nicholas Rowe. Tapping: Robert Joy. Baldwin: Keith Knight.

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