Barbara Cook, Joel Grey, Sheldon Harnick and Mary Rodgers Set for 92Y Event

By Adam Hetrick
03 Jan 2013

Barbara Cook, Joel Grey, Sheldon Harnick and Mary Rodgers will sit down with Leonard Lopate Jan. 21 to discuss their lengthy and legendary careers as part of the "Relevant Octogenarians" series at the 92nd Street Y.



The 7:30 PM discussion will feature actors Cook (The Music Man, Candide) and Grey (Cabaret, Wicked)  as well as writers Harnick (Fiddler on the Roof, She Loves Me) and Rodgers (Once Upon a Mattress), who will share "unique and intimate insights on how they endured as entertainers over the long haul, and how they remain active and relevant in their octogenarian years."

The evening will also include Dennis S. Charney, M.D., Dean of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and co-author of the new book, "Resilience." Dan Kaplan, former 92Y board chairman and president, is the event's producer and the creator of the "Relevant Octogenarians" series.

For tickets visit 92Y.org.