American Playhouse

  • 1982
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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.

Hallelujah

First Aired: December 22, 1993

"Hallelujah," a tale about a young reverend (Dennis Haysbert) who has two days to impress a church committee in Washington, D.C. Old Man Taylor: James Earl Jones. Mayor Turner: Phylicia Rashad. Big Willie: Keith David. Nat: Deon Richmond. Katherine: Tracy Douglas. Eunice: Suzzanne Douglas.

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  • Premise: 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… (more)

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