New York Times columnist and former drama critic Frank Rich grew up in Washington in the 1950’s and ’60’s — a time when the nation’s capital still felt like a small town, and when few families had to face the effects of divorce. In his new memoir, Frank Rich talks about his own troubled family, and about how he found a second home in the world of theater.

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  • Frank Rich author, columnist for the New York Times, senior writer for the New York Times Magazines, and former drama critic

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