The Leonard Lopate Show Edit this Published in The Leonard Lopate Show Wendy Wasserstein and the Lost Boys Listen 24 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/157726/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Wendy Wasserstein was the first female playwright to win a Tony Award. In her book Wendy and the Lost Boys, Julie Salamon explores the life of Wasserstein's most expertly crafted character: herself.