This edition: Harvey Fierstein & Cyndi Lauper
Original tape date: March 18, 2013.
First aired: March 29, 2013.
Grammy Award winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper and four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein have teamed up on “Kinky Boots,” a new musical on Broadway. Hear the celebrated writer and composer-lyricist-singer talk about the experience with New York Times theater reporter Patrick Healy, followed by a musical performance by members of the cast. Taped March 18, 2013 at the TimesCenter.
Harvey Fierstein Actor/Writer
Patrick Healy Metro Political Correspondent , The New York Times
Cindy Lauper Composer/Lyricist, “Kinky Boots”