Category: Stories

The Victory Garden is back

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“Victory Garden’s edibleFEAST” to combine classic clips from The Victory Garden with new segments. | Read more.

In: 1980s, 1990s, Press, WGBH 2

The “2-Toy” still survives

The 2-Toy

In the days when car salesman Ernie Boch used to pop out of a trunk and urge car shoppers to “c’mon down!” on commercial TV, who can forget the hyperbolic copy we wrote offering the 2-Toy as a perk to donors. | Read more.

In: 1970s, Stories, WGBH 2

Mary Feldhaus-Weber: Her theatre, films, and graphic work

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Mary Feldhaus-Weber — she of the soft, light voice, twinkling, teasing eyes and mischievous smile — is no more. She passed away at dusk, as Magic Hour drew to a close, on Sunday, October 6, 2013. | Read more.

In: 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, Obituaries, People, Reminiscences, WGBH 2

Lee Tanner, 82, lens captured pulse, personalities of jazz

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“I go for the spontaneity of the moment. What I’m looking for is the drama, and whether it’s excitement or repose really depends on what shows up.” | Read more.

In: 1960s, 1970s, Obituaries, WGBH 2

Fred Barzyk Aims to Kickstart Drama

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This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series The Fred Barzyk Collection

From Current: Director Fred Barzyk began his career at Boston’s WGBH, experimenting with television and the emerging form of video. Now, the director is preparing to produce the final short film of his drama trilogy on death. | Read more.

In: 2010s, Features |
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