Shakespeare Scholar Harold Bloom Appears on 'Theater Talk,' Jan. 27

News   Shakespeare Scholar Harold Bloom Appears on 'Theater Talk,' Jan. 27 Renowned Shakespeare scholar Harold Bloom will appear on the Jan. 27 edition of "Theater Talk," the popular PBS show devoted to the world of the stage, hosted by Michael Riedel of The New York Post and Susan Haskins.

Renowned Shakespeare scholar Harold Bloom will appear on the Jan. 27 edition of "Theater Talk," the popular PBS show devoted to the world of the stage, hosted by Michael Riedel of The New York Post and Susan Haskins.

The colorful and talkative Bloom will occupy the entire program. Riedel and Haskins will discuss his recent best-seller, "Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human."

The show airs Jan. 27 at midnight, and 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 .

Upcoming "Theater Talk" shows include: • Feb. 3: "Topsy Turvy" director and playwright Mike Leigh.

--By Robert Simonson