George Gershwin created some of America’s most memorable and enduring music. Actor, pianist, and playwright Hershey Felder tells the story of the composer’s life and music in a one-man play called "George Gershwin Alone". He joins Diane along with the director of the play, Joel Zwick, who recently directed the film, "My Big Fat Greek Wedding".

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  • Joel Zwick director
  • Hershey Felder actor, pianist, and playwright

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