Wicked Star Chats on Radio Dec. 9

News   Wicked Star Chats on Radio Dec. 9 Tony and Academy Award winner Joel Grey — currently starring as the Wizard in the hit musical Wicked — will chat about his latest stage role Dec. 9.
Joel Grey
Joel Grey

Grey will be Joan Hamburg's special guest on "The Joan Hamburg Show." The interview with the actor-singer is scheduled for 11 AM ET. The popular radio program airs on WOR 710 AM.

Joel Grey won a Tony Award for his role as the Emcee in the original Broadway production of Cabaret. He later repeated the role on film to Oscar-winning effect. Grey's other theatrical credits include roles in George M!, Goodtime Charley and The Grand Tour, receiving Tony nominations for all three productions. A Kennedy Center honoree, Grey was last on Broadway in the Tony-winning revival of Chicago. The actor is also a best-selling author; his book of photographs, "Pictures I Had to Take," is available from PowerHouse Books.

With a score by Stephen Schwartz, a book by Winnie Holzman and direction by Joe Mantello — a 2003 Tony Award winner for last season’s Take Me OutWicked features choreography by Wayne Cilento and plays the Gershwin Theatre, 222 West 51st Street. Tickets are available by calling (212) 307-4100 or by visiting www.ticketmaster.com.