An Evening with Arthur Laurents
October 17, 2002
Mr. Laurents, the playwright whose The Time of the Cuckoo premiered on Broadway 50 years ago this week, will talk about his play as well as the film (Summertime) and musical (Do I hear a Waltz) versions. Mr. Laurents is also author of the plays A Clearing in the Woods and Home of the Brave; and the books for the musicals Gypsy, West Side Story, Anyone Can Whistle, Do I Hear a Waltz, Hallelujah, Baby! and Nick and Nora. He directed the musicals I Can Get It for You Wholesale and La Cage aux Folles. His screenplays include Rope and The Way We Were.