The number of people who can currently see their lives enacted on the musical stage is, I believe, three. Frankie Valli in Jersey Boys, that scary witch in Wicked – but she might be fictional – and Alison Bechdel, whose graphic memoir, Fun Home, is the basis of the hit show at New York’s Public Theater. She draws, she writes, and she speaks eloquently.
- PERSON: psychiatrist Donald Winnicott
- PLACE: tiny office she built in a closet as a child (not this one)
- THING: a lime green Bic pen, her childhood favorite
- RANDY'S THING: a trampoline in a revamped miniature golf course in Reading, PA (much like this one)
Many of you have asked how you can help 92Y as we confront tremendous financial losses due to COVID-19. Your generous gift will help sustain our beloved institution and will also support the creation of new, online programming that will bring comfort and inspiration to our community.
Together, we will get through this. Thank you.