Try an audiobook on us

The New Yorker Festival

Tom Stoppard Interviewed by John Lahr
Narrated by: John Lahr
Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
5 out of 5 stars (1 rating)
£7.99/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime

Summary

This interview was recorded live at the 2006 New Yorker Festival in New York City.

Tom Stoppard was born in Czechoslovakia and spent his childhood in Singapore and India before emigrating to England after the Second World War. His plays include Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, The Real Thing, The Invention of Love, Rock 'n' Roll, and the trilogy The Coast of Utopia.

John Lahr has been the senior theater critic for The New Yorker since 1992. He is the author of two novels as well as 23 books on the theater and related subjects. He has also written numerous stage adaptations. His latest book, Honky Tonk Parade: New Yorker Profiles on Show People, came out in fall 2005.

Don't miss other great events from The New Yorker Festival 2006.
Want to listen to The New Yorker? Get the latest issue or subscribe and have new editions of The New Yorker delivered to My Library each week.
(P)2006 The New Yorker

What members say

Average customer ratings

Overall

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    1
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Performance

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    1
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Story

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    1
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0
No Reviews are Available
Sort by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Lili
  • 12-01-12

Excellent New Yorker Piece

What made the experience of listening to The New Yorker Festival the most enjoyable?

Wonderful Tom Stoppard interview. Great insights into the mind of a literary genius. Highly recommended!

1 of 1 people found this review helpful