Leida Snow interviews Julie Harris ;, News conference about Jonathan Pryce's role in Miss Saigon

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Title
Leida Snow interviews Julie Harris ;, News conference about Jonathan Pryce's role in Miss Saigon
Names
Harris, Julie, 1925-2013 (Interviewee)
Snow, Leida (Interviewer)
Collection

Leida Snow collection of audio interviews and reports on theater, culture and arts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990-12-11
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1846
Topics
Schönberg, Claude-Michel. Miss Saigon
Harris, Julie, 1925-2013 -- Interviews
Pryce, Jonathan
Actresses -- United States
Press conferences
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Bibliographic history: Title provided by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded [1990 December 11] New York, N.Y.
Acquisition: Gift; Leida Snow, 2009.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 streaming audio files (approximately 32 minutes) : digital, stereo.
Extent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 32 minutes) : analog, stereo
Description
Leida Snow interviews Julie Harris, American stage, screen, and television actress. Harris talks about her career in film, television, and theatre, and various roles she played, such as the role of Karen Blixen ("Lucifer's child"), the Danish baroness who, under the pen name Isak Dinesen, wrote the shimmering autobiography "Out of Africa" and "Seven Gothic tales." "The solo play" is by William Luce, who wrote "The belle of Amherst" for Miss Harris; the actress commissioned both works. She speaks about other roles that she commissioned playwrights to create for her as one woman performance, on remarkable women, from Emily Dickinson to Charlotte Bronte to Sonia Tolstoy, and took them later on the road to colleges and small cities and large cities and sometimes even to Broadway. She also discusses her personal life, her influences, and her relationships with her friends and colleagues, actors, playwrights and producers and directors with whom she used to work during her long-term acting career.News conference about actor Jonathan Pryce's casting in a Eurasian role in the stage musical Miss Saigon. Pryce, who performed in the show in London, was initially barred from appearing in the Broadway production by Actors' Equity Association. (AEA later reversed the decision).
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 941026013
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20905600
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 05529f40-c354-0133-87de-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1925: Creator Born
  • 1990: Created
  • 2013: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Leida Snow interviews Julie Harris ;" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0964cc70-c354-0133-657b-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Leida Snow interviews Julie Harris ;" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0964cc70-c354-0133-657b-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1990). Leida Snow interviews Julie Harris ; Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0964cc70-c354-0133-657b-60f81dd2b63c

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Leida Snow interviews Julie Harris ;