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The Serpent

Author: Jean Claude Van ItallieJoseph ChaikinRoberta SklarJac VenzaSam SilbermanAll authors
Publisher: New York : Distributed by Arthur Cantor, c[199-?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combines episodes from Genesis with sequences depicting the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King and leaves gaps in the script to permit improvisation.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Claude Van Itallie; Joseph Chaikin; Roberta Sklar; Jac Venza; Sam Silberman; Open Theater.
OCLC Number: 28125450
Notes: Originally produced for television broadcast in 1970.
Credits: Directors, Joseph Chaikin, Roberta Sklar ; producer/director, Jac Venza ; director for television by Sam Silberman.
Cast: Open Theater ensemble.
Description: 1 videocassette (72 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: a ceremony written by Jean Claude van Itallie, in collaboration with the Open Theater ensemble ; under the direction of Joseph Chaikin and Roberta Sklar ; produced and directed by Jac Venza ; directed for television by Sam Silberman.

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Combines episodes from Genesis with sequences depicting the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King and leaves gaps in the script to permit improvisation.

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