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Season 39, Episode 8 Let Me Down Easy

First Aired: January 13, 2012

Anna Deavere Smith performs "Let Me Down Easy," her one-woman show in which she explores health issues through the experiences of real-life individuals (some famous, some not).

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  • Premiered: November 4, 1972
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: PBS's signature performing-arts series showcases dance, drama, comedy and music ranging from orchestral and operatic to Broadway and the blues. The Lanford Wilson drama `The Rimers of Eldritch' was its first presentation and `Brideshead Revisited' was perh… (more)

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