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Dear Audience, Vol. 1: A Guide to the Enjoyment of Theater with Scenes from Great Plays through the Ages

Dear Audience, Vol. 1: A Guide to the Enjoyment of Theater with Scenes from Great Plays through the Ages

Blanche Yurka’s passion for the theatrical arts is instantly apparent when listening to this album. Yurka performs some classic scenes and demonstrates why she feels that theater "is a powerful instrument which can mould men’s minds [and] leads us to a deeper understanding of our fellow man and his problems, to keener sympathy with the human race."

Track Listing

101
The Magic of Theater Blanche Yurka 6:07
102
You Too Can Be a Critic Blanche Yurka 5:51
103
They Teach Us to Laugh / The Challenge of Shakespeare Blanche Yurka 2:36
104
Then Came Ibsen Blanche Yurka 2:46
105
Chekhov's Gentle Revelations Blanche Yurka 1:23
106
America's Great Playwrights Blanche Yurka 2:01
107
The Actor and the Audience Blanche Yurka 6:16
201
The Electra of Sophocles: Electra's First Speech Blanche Yurka 4:13
202
The Electra of Sophocles: Urn Speech Blanche Yurka 4:01
203
Romeo and Juliet: Garden Scene Blanche Yurka 5:25
204
Romeo and Juliet: Keening Scene Blanche Yurka 3:44
205
MacBeth: Sleepwalking Scene - Lady MacBeth Blanche Yurka 4:38

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