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Boston / Redgrave Suit #534139

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 26, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Boston, Massachusetts) Vanessa Redgrave's suit against Boston Symphony Orchestra for allegedly canceling her contract due to pols. examined; her testimony today regarding opposition to her role in CBS film "Playing for Time" and "Julia" detailed. Scenes from "Playing for Time" and "The Palestinians" shown. Basis of orchestra's defense noted. Testimony of music director Seiji Ozawa regarding Jewish Defense League's threat to disrupt concerts if Redgrave performed mentioned. Redgrave's explanation for turning down role of Andrei Sakharov's wife in TV film cited.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs Artist: Joe Connolly

Briggs, Fred;
Brokaw, Tom

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