Guest Picks: Jeanine Tesori

Composer Jeanine Tesori was on the Leonard Lopate Show to talk about collaborating on the new musical, Fun Home, at the Public Theater. She also told us that she's been raiding lyricist Lisa Kron's backpack for snacks! Find out what else she's been up to...

What have you read or seen over the past year that moved or surprised you?

         The Good Person of Szechuan


What are you listening to right now?

         Stravinsky


What’s the last great book you read?

         The Letters of Leonard Bernstein


What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?  

          Top Chef


What’s your favorite comfort food?

          Whatever Lisa Kron brings in her backpack