Contemporary Theatre, Film, and Television by Emily McMurray

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Sharon, Under the Cherry Moon, Warner Brothers, 1986. Streets of Yesterday, Perfect Features, 1989. George Cornell, The Krays, Rank, 1990. I, England. CAREER: Actor, director, and writer. Worked with various repertory companies; founding member, actor, director, writer, and adapter of plays for London Theatre Group, London, England. Also appeared in Buster 1988 and The Passenger.

After his resignation from ACT in 1986, Ball played British-born poet W. H. Auden in a Public Broadcasting System (PBS) production of Voices from Sandoner and appeared in the film Suburban Commando. In 1984, Ball published A Sense of Directing: Some Observations on the Art of Directing. Also composer of music for Shattered. * BAD ALE, Andy See BADALAMENTI, Angelo OBITUARIES AND OTHER SOURCES: BALDWIN, William BOOKS PERSONAL: Born in Massapequa, NY; son of Alexander Rae (a high school teacher) and Carol Newcomb (Martineau) Baldwin.

218. BARISH, Keith Also worked as cinematographer for other films, including Sand, 1971; Tschetan, der Indianerjunge, 1973; Martha, 1974; Ich will doch nur, dass ihr mich liebt, 1976; Adolf & Marlene, 1976; Also es war so. , l916;Frauen in New York, 1977; Die erste Polka, \91%\ Bolwieser, 1978; PERSONAL: Born in Los Angeles, CA. CAREER: Producer. , Entertainment Division, partner, beginning in 1984. 26 BATES CONTEMPORARY THEATRE, FILM, AND TELEVISION• Volume 10 AWARDS, HONORS: Emmy Award nomination (with Craig Baumgarten and Marc Trabulus), outstanding drama or comedy special, 1984, for "A Streetcar Named Desire," An ABC Theatre Presentation: NATO Award, producer of the year, 1987.

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