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Thursday, February 12, 2015

Andrea Martin's Lady Parts

I've been a fan of Andrea Martin since I first saw her on SCTV more than 3 decades ago. Since then, she's done numerous film and stage projects, and won Tony Awards for her Broadway debut in "My Favorite Year" and her 2013 role in the revival of "Pippin."

Last fall, she published a book of autobiographical essays called "Lady Parts" and did the usual book tour interviews. One of them was at the 92nd Street Y in New York, where she was interviewed by her close friend Nathan Lane. Here is that conversation, complete with Martin reading a couple of excerpts from her book that are so funny they made me want to get the audio version to hear her read the rest...