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A Chair for My Mother

LeVar and eight other actors are rehearsing for a musical number called "Teamwork." Amy Linker ("Square Pegs") reads A Chair for My Mother, about a family that has to save up money to replace furniture lost when their apartment burns down in a fire. It also tells about how the rest of the neighborhood pulled together to help them during their loss.

  • Originally Aired September 7, 1984
  • Runtime 30 minutes
  • Content Rating United States of America TV-G
  • Production Code 020
  • Network PBS
  • Notes Is a season finale
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Name Type Role
Ellen Schecter Writer
Esther Elise Guest Star
Byron Easley Guest Star
Amy Linker Guest Star
Sammy Dallas Bayes Guest Star
Steve Horelick Guest Star
Larry Lancit Director