Horton Foote: Selected Television Work

In conjunction with the Primary Stages Off-Broadway production of Harrison, TX: Three Plays by Horton Foote—which runs from July 24 to September 15 at Primary Stages at 59E59 Theaters—The Paley Center for Media is screening teleplays by the Oscar, Emmy, and Pulitzer Prize–winning writer, who died in 2009 at the age of 92.

Sundays at 12:30 pm
August 12, August 19, August 26, September 9
The Paley Center for Media in New York
25 West 52 St., NYC

FREE for Paley Center Members
Included with general admission 

Become a Member!  Join us online or contact Membership at 212.621.6780.

PALEY CENTER MEMBERS OFFER
Primary Stages is offering Paley Center Members discounted tickets to Harrison, TX: Three Plays by Horton Foote. The discount ticket prices will be: $42 for performances from July 24 – August 5 (40% discount from the standard $70 ticket price) and $52 for performances after August 5 (25% discount). The discount code for Paley Center Members is PCHTX and can be used online, via phone, or at the box office. Go to primarystages.org or call 212.840.9705.

Sunday, August 12 at 12:30 pm
Goodyear Television Playhouse: The Trip to Bountiful, with Lillian Gish, Eva Marie Saint, and Eileen Heckart. Dir: Vincent J. Donehue. (1953; NBC; 60 minutes)

Sunday, August 19 at 12:30 pm
Studio One: The Traveling Lady, with Kim Stanley, Mildred Dunnock, Steven Hill, and Robert Loggia. Dir: Robert Mulligan. (1957; CBS; 60 minutes)

Sunday, August 26 at 12:30 pm
Playhouse 90: Old Man, with Sterling Hayden and Geraldine Page. Dir: John Frankenheimer. (1958; CBS; 90 minutes)

Sunday, September 9 at 12:30 pm
American Playhouse: Story of a Marriage, Part 1: “Courtship,” with Hallie Foote, Amanda Plummer, Rochelle Oliver, Michael Higgins, and William Converse-Roberts. Dir: Howard Cummings (1987; PBS; 90 minutes)

 


In addition, Primary Stages is pleased to welcome Paley Center Members to any of the Foote readings listed below. Readings are free, but seating is limited and reservations are suggested.
FOOTE PLAY READINGS AT PRIMARY STAGES EINHORN SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS (ESPA):
A series of readings directed and performed by ESPA artists
All readings are Fridays at 3pm at Primary Stages Studios (307 West 38 Street, Suite 1510, between Eighth and Ninth Avenues)
For reservations: tickets@primarystages.org or call 212.840.9705. All readings are free and seating is limited.

Friday, July 13: Land of the Astronauts by Horton Foote; directed by Rose Ginsberg.
Friday, July 20: The Cottage, a new play by Daisy Foote; directed by Aimee Todoroff.
Friday, July 27: The Actor and The Carpetbagger’s Children by Horton Foote; directed by Alex Mallory.
Friday, August 3: Bhutan by Daisy Foote; directed by Sara Lyons.
Friday, August 10: Talking Pictures by Horton Foote; directed by Brian Gillespie.