Artsy 'Theater Talk' Features Hirschfeld and Spiegelman, Feb. 22

News   Artsy 'Theater Talk' Features Hirschfeld and Spiegelman, Feb. 22 Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Art Spiegelman ("Maus") will interview legendary theatrical caricaturist Al Hirschfeld on the Feb. 22 "Theater Talk."
Art Spiegelman and Al Hirshfeld on 'Theater Talk.'
Art Spiegelman and Al Hirshfeld on 'Theater Talk.'

Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Art Spiegelman ("Maus") will interview legendary theatrical caricaturist Al Hirschfeld on the Feb. 22 "Theater Talk." Spiegelman talks to the 98 year old artist who has entertained theatre-goers for the last 78 years with his depictions of Broadway stars, the great plays and the legendary musicals at Hirshfeld's studio. Hirshfeld also discusses his Bohemian life in 1920's Paris and what it's like "drawing in the dark" for the New York Times.

"Theater Talk airs at midnight late Fridays on NY/NJ's WNET channel 13. For more information, visit www.theatertalk.playbill.com.

—By Christine Ehren