Filter by

Richard Dreyfuss

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 10 of 10
  • [alt text]

    Constitution Day Lecture by Richard Dreyfuss

    Actor Richard Dreyfuss talked about the debates and the importance of compromise in the crafting of the U.S. Constitution at the Philadelphia Convention of 1787. He emphasized the…

    2,845 views
  • [alt text]

    Lincoln's Right Makes Might Speech

    A performance commemorated the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s “Right Makes Might” speech on the stage where it was originally delivered on February 27, 1860. In…

    1,485 views
  • [alt text]

    Media Issues

    Stage and screen actor Richard Dreyfus talked about Hollywood’s view of the news media. Among the topics he addressed were the centrality of free expression in democracies, the…

    116 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S. Presidential Elections

    266 views
  • [alt text]

    Ulysses S. Grant

    Actor Richard Dreyfuss appeared on stage with historian Harold Holzer. They described the life of Ulysses S. Grant, former president and Civil War Union Army general, using his own…

    357 views
  • [alt text]

    National Constitution Center Dedication Ceremony

    The National Constitution Center is a new private non-profit museum opening to the public on July 4th. It is located on Independence Mall in Philadelphia. During the event part of…

    315 views
  • [alt text]

    Volunteerism in America

    In the keynote speech, Mr. Dreyfuss, a founder of L.A. Works, talked about volunteerism and the need for it throughout the U.S. He said that every young person should have a year of…

    30 views
  • [alt text]

    Clinton/Gore Campaign Rally

    Democratic presidential nominee Gov. Bill Clinton and his running mate Sen. Albert Gore spoke to supporters at a rally to send off the candidates on a eight state campaign bus…

    119 views
  • [alt text]

    Creative Coalition Reception

    Actors and politicians posed for photographs and briefly responded to questions as they entered the Planet Hollywood nightclub in New York, NY, following the third evening of the Democratic…

    49 views
  • [alt text]

    Broadway Actor at Democratic Natl. Convention

    Richard Dreyfuss, an actor currently performing on Broadway and a visitor to the 1992 Democratic National Convention, responded to telephone callers' comments following the first day of the…

    29 views