The episode of "Theater Talk" — the PBS talk show that offers interviews with top theatre practitioners — is entitled "Irena's Vow: The Truth Behind the Legend" and will air on WNET/Thirteen at 1 AM ET. Additional broadcasts are scheduled for June 20 at 8:30 PM, June 21 at 12 noon and June 22 at 7:30 AM, 1:30 PM and 7:30 PM, all on CUNY-TV.
The 30-minute program will also feature a behind-the-scenes look at the acclaimed revival of the Vietnam War-themed musical Hair.
A "Tony Wrap-Up" edition of "Theater Talk" is scheduled for June 12 at 1 AM on WNET/Thirteen. The program will feature a chat with Tony-winning God of Carnage director Matthew Warchus. Tony pundits Jesse Green, Michael Musto and Patrick Pacheco will also evaluate the recent Tony broadcast and look ahead to what's scheduled for Broadway's new season.
CUNY-TV broadcasts are scheduled for June 13 at 8:30 PM, June 14 at 12 noon and June 15 at 7:30 AM, 1:30 PM and 7:30 PM.
"Theater Talk" is hosted by New York Post theatre columnist Michael Riedel and producer Susan Haskins. For more information visit www.theatertalk.org.
Playbill Radio broadcasts an audio version of "Theater Talk" every Saturday at 7 PM, Monday at 11 PM and Tuesday at 2 PM.