• American Masters -- August Wilson's Youth
    S29 E2: August Wilson's Youth
    August Wilson and two of his sisters recall his early school days, when he ...
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  • American Masters -- Monologue from "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" by August Wilson
    S29 E2: Monologue from "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" by August Wilson
    "White folks don’t understand about the blues," says Ma Rainey in the play, ...
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  • American Masters -- Scene from "Fences," a Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play
    S29 E2: Scene from "Fences," a Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play
    August Wilson's "Fences" won a Pulitzer Prize and four Tony Awards in 1987. In ...
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  • American Masters -- Phylicia Rashad Performs "Gem of the Ocean" Aunt Ester Scene
    S29 E2: Phylicia Rashad Performs "Gem of the Ocean" Aunt Ester Scene
    In August Wilson's "Gem of the Ocean," Aunt Ester is a matriarch and former ...
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  • American Masters -- Costume Designs for August Wilson Plays
    S29 E2: Costume Designs for August Wilson Plays
    Constanza Romero created costume designs for August Wilson's plays and the two ...
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  • American Masters -- August Wilson on the Dialogue in His Plays
    S29 E2: August Wilson on the Dialogue in His Plays
    August Wilson describes how dialogue comes to him and guides his character ...
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  • American Masters -- Journalist Bob Simon on His Early Career
    Journalist Bob Simon on His Early Career
    60 Minutes journalist Bob Simon (1941 - 2015) was interviewed for "American ...
    0:04:20
  • American Masters -- Filmmaker Molly Bernstein on Ricky Jay: Deceptive Practice
    S29 E1: Filmmaker Molly Bernstein on Ricky Jay: Deceptive Practice
    Filmmaker Molly Bernstein describes her astonishment the first time she saw ...
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  • American Masters -- Ricky Jay Remembers Mentor Dai Vernon
    S29 E1: Ricky Jay Remembers Mentor Dai Vernon
    "If I had never seen him do magic he'd be the most remarkable person I ever ...
    0:03:41
  • American Masters -- Ricky Jay and Art Spiegelman in Conversation
    S29 E1: Ricky Jay and Art Spiegelman in Conversation
    This web-extra feature is a Hammer Conversation with Ricky Jay and Art ...
    0:51:04
  • American Masters -- Ricky Jay on His Mentor: Charlie Miller
    S29 E1: Ricky Jay on His Mentor: Charlie Miller
    Ricky Jay learned much from magician Charlie Miller about how to refine his ...
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  • American Masters -- Sleight of Hand and Three-Card Monte with Ricky Jay
    S29 E1: Sleight of Hand and Three-Card Monte with Ricky Jay
    At a performance in London, Ricky Jay demonstrates three-card monte in his ...
    0:02:23
  • American Masters -- Ricky Jay on Ways of Learning: Books and Teachers
    S29 E1: Ricky Jay on Ways of Learning: Books and Teachers
    "I’ve collected thousands of books in my life about magic technique. But I ...
    0:00:53
  • American Masters -- Bing Crosby, Maurice Chevalier and Carol Lawrence Perform
    S28 E10: Bing Crosby, Maurice Chevalier and Carol Lawrence Perform
    Bing Crosby, French entertainer Maurice Chevalier and musical theater actress ...
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  • American Masters -- Bing Crosby's Innovations in Technology
    S28 E10: Bing Crosby's Innovations in Technology
    Not only was Crosby a multimedia star, he advanced the technology to record ...
    0:04:44
  • American Masters -- Filmmaker Interview: Bing Crosby Rediscovered
    S28 E10: Filmmaker Interview: Bing Crosby Rediscovered
    Director Robert Trachtenberg worked with the Bing Crosby estate to bring a ...
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  • American Masters -- Bing Crosby's Style of Singing
    S28 E10: Bing Crosby's Style of Singing
    Bing Crosby sang as if he were addressing only one person with his voice. "What ...
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  • American Masters -- Bing Crosby and Maurice Chevalier Duet
    S28 E10: Bing Crosby and Maurice Chevalier Duet
    Legends Bing Crosby and French entertainer Maurice Chevalier sing "I'm Glad I'm ...
    0:03:20
  • American Masters -- Bing Crosby, An All-Purpose Singer
    S28 E10: Bing Crosby, An All-Purpose Singer
    Bing Crosby recorded thousands of songs during the height of his career. Singer ...
    0:00:40
  • American Masters -- Web Exclusive: Bing Crosby Roasts Film Director Raoul Walsh
    S28 E10: Web Exclusive: Bing Crosby Roasts Film Director Raoul Walsh
    In this exclusive outtake from Bing Crosby Rediscovered, hear ...
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  • American Masters -- Bing Crosby's Charity and "Take Care of" List
    S28 E10: Bing Crosby's Charity and "Take Care of" List
    Bing Crosby used his fame and wealth to help friends, acquaintances and ...
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