American Playhouse: Season 2, Episode 9

Verse Person Singular (29 Mar. 1983)

TV Episode  |  Comedy, Drama
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(awaiting 5 votes)
Reviews: 1 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot



0Check in
« Previous Episode | 34 of 163 Episodes | Next Episode »


Episode credited cast:
Himself - Host


Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis


Comedy | Drama



Release Date:

29 March 1983 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

I Wish I'd Kept It
27 June 2014 | by (Marietta, GA) – See all my reviews

This aired back in the age of blank videotapes being $25 each--after taxes being taken out, over a day's pay for me. So my one $25 videotape was used for time-shifting only. I recorded this to watch later, but couldn't keep it. I regret it to this day. One solid hour of Richard Kiley reciting poetry. Just thinking about it gives me goosebumps. One of the poems, I recall, was a poem I'd never heard of, Theodore Spencer's "The Circus; or One View of It." I transcribed it before erasing the tape. Kiley so perfectly captured the carousel rhythm of the verses.

I can't imagine something like this being on now. It doesn't have enough "action."

0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Painting Churches BKeith57
The cutest thing ever... thslindal
Need help finding the name of a play rgustas
The Great Anerican Fourth of July on DVD? Cindyk610
Hallelujah American playhouse season 11 episode 5 12/22/93 nancymurnane
Working mangos47
Discuss Verse Person Singular (1983) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page