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Marsha Mason in 'The Best Man' by Gore Vidal. Photo by Matt Petit.

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The Best Man

The Best Man

By:  Gore Vidal
Directed by: Nick Olcott
Starring: Terrence CurrierJohnny HollidayNaomi JacobsonTimmy Ray JamesMichael KramerMarsha MasonPaul MorellaKevin MurrayJudy SimmonsGary SloanSenator Fred Thompson

Air Date: October 23, 2020

This darkly satirical drama by Gore Vidal finds two Presidential contenders seeking the endorsement of an aging ex-president, and explores how personal agendas can change the course of a nation's destiny. A co-production with The Smithsonian Associates and Voice of America.

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By: Mary Shelley
Adapted by: Kate McAll
Directed by: Brian Kite
Starring: Seamus DeverAdhir KalyanStacy KeachCerris Morgan-Moyer

Air Date: October 30, 2020

This classic tale remains, over 200 years later, a work of timeless imagination and power. Adapted by Kate McAll.

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Crumbs from the Table of Joy

By: Lynn Nottage
Directed by: Seret Scott
Starring: Deidrie HenryCharlayne WoodardTinashe Kajese

Air Date: November 6, 2020

Widowed Godfrey is under the spell of Sweet Father Divine, while his daughters immerse themselves Hollywood illusions to escape racial prejudice.

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Racing Demon

By: David Hare
Directed by: Rosalind Ayres
Starring: Jared HarrisJason HughesMartin JarvisLesley Nicol 

Air Date: November 13, 2020

4 clergymen struggle in their mission while being torn in all directions by the Church of England.

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The Hound of the Baskervilles

By: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Adapted by: David Pichette, R. Hamilton Wright
Directed by: Alexis Jacknow
Starring: Geoffrey ArendSeamus DeverSarah DrewJames Marsters 

Air Date: November 20, 2020

Did a supernatural hound cause the death of Sir Charles Baskerville? Or is the famous Baskerville curse simply a cover for more sinister goings on?

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The Credeaux Canvas

By: Keith Bunin
Directed by: Peter Levin
Starring: Hilary SwankChad LoweShirley KnightJeremy Sisto

Air Date: November 27, 2020

Ah, to be young, gifted, and broke! Three struggling artists swindle an art collector in Keith Bunin's critically acclaimed play.

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