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Peter Foy, 'Airographer' for 'Peter Pan'

Peter Foy has directed the flying segments of stage productions for more than half a century. On Weekend Edition Saturday, he talks with Scott Simon about his long career, from working with Mary Martin in the '50s to the upcoming non-musical production of Peter Pan in Baltimore. Simon also takes a turn as Peter himself.

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Scott Simon is one of America's most admired writers and broadcasters. He is the host of Weekend Edition Saturday and is one of the hosts of NPR's morning news podcast Up First. He has reported from all fifty states, five continents, and ten wars, from El Salvador to Sarajevo to Afghanistan and Iraq. His books have chronicled character and characters, in war and peace, sports and art, tragedy and comedy.