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This edition: "Farinelli and the King" plus Tom Jones & Harvey Schmidt

Episode Details

Original tape date: December 8, 2017.

First aired: January 8, 2018.

Actor Mark Rylance (Academy Award and three-time Tony Award winner) and playwright Claire van Kampen discuss her new play, "Farinelli and the King,” with co-hosts Tony-winning playwright Warren Leight and Susan Haskins.  

Also, co-host Michael Musto goes backstage at The Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala for a conversation with this year's honorees, the legendary songwriting team of Tom Jones & Harvey Schmidt (”The Fantasticks”; “I Do, I Do”; “110 in The Shade”).

Guest List

Tom Jones Playwright

Warren Leight Guest Co-Host; Playwright

Michael Musto Guest Co-Host; Entertainment Journalist,

Mark Rylance Actor, “Farinelli and the King”

Harvey Schmidt Composer

Claire van Kampen Playwright, “Farinelli and the King”