From the off-Broadway musical, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"composer-lyricist STEPHEN TRASK, and... From the off-Broadway musical, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"composer-lyricist STEPHEN TRASK, and actor/singer MICHAELCERVERIS. The musical is about a failed rock singer whohappens to be a German transsexual.jazz critic KEVIN WHITEHEAD corrects some commonmisconceptions about Duke Ellington.12:58:30 NEXT SHOW PROMO (:29) PROMO COPY GUEST HOST: KEN TUCKEROn the next Fresh Air. . . British playwright DAVID HARE.He's had four plays on Broadway in the past year including,"The Judas Kiss," "The Blue Room," and a new one-man show inwhich he himself stars. Also we meet the star and thecomposer from the new off-broadway musical "Hedwig and theAngry Inch." That's coming up on the next Fresh Air.
NPR logo From the off-Broadway musical, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"composer-lyricist STEPHEN TRASK, and...

From the off-Broadway musical, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"composer-lyricist STEPHEN TRASK, and...

From the off-Broadway musical, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"composer-lyricist STEPHEN TRASK, and...

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From the off-Broadway musical, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"composer-lyricist STEPHEN TRASK, and actor/singer MICHAELCERVERIS. The musical is about a failed rock singer whohappens to be a German transsexual.jazz critic KEVIN WHITEHEAD corrects some commonmisconceptions about Duke Ellington.12:58:30 NEXT SHOW PROMO (:29) PROMO COPY GUEST HOST: KEN TUCKEROn the next Fresh Air. . . British playwright DAVID HARE.He's had four plays on Broadway in the past year including,"The Judas Kiss," "The Blue Room," and a new one-man show inwhich he himself stars. Also we meet the star and thecomposer from the new off-broadway musical "Hedwig and theAngry Inch." That's coming up on the next Fresh Air.