HBO's new documentary series Masterclass
includes two young Pittsburgh-area artists, reports Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
The nine-part series -- which chronicles talented high school seniors being mentored by arts luminaries -- premiered on HBO on Sunday, April 18. Abigail Adkins, a sophomore dance major at Point Park University, appears in an episode that airs May 9. Michael O'Brien of Greenfield, a playwright and poet who graduated from CAPA, is mentored by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee in the May 2 installment. The footage was filmed in 2007 and 2008 by producers and directors Kirk Simon and Karen Goodman.
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