Playwright Peter Shaffer Appears on “Theatre Talk,” Dec. 16

News   Playwright Peter Shaffer Appears on “Theatre Talk,” Dec. 16 Playwright Peter Shaffer will be the guest on the Dec. 16 edition of "Theatre Talk," the popular PBS show devoted to the world of the stage, hosted by Michael Riedel of The New York Post and Susan Haskins.

Playwright Peter Shaffer will be the guest on the Dec. 16 edition of "Theatre Talk," the popular PBS show devoted to the world of the stage, hosted by Michael Riedel of The New York Post and Susan Haskins. Shaffer’s play, Amadeus, opened yesterday on Broadway, in its first major revival on the Great White Way. Shaffer’s goes into the origins of the play and why he recently made changes to the script.

The show will re-air on MetroArts Thirteen, Saturday, at 10 PM (check local Cablevision listings for time and channel); and Friday at 12:30 AM in Boston on WGBH. (Check local listings.)

For additional information on Theater Talk, visit their Website at www.theatertalk.playbill.com .

--By Robert Simonson