Steve Martin brings bluegrass to NY

In this file photo, Steve Martin performs with

In this file photo, Steve Martin performs with the Steep Canyon Rangers band at Largo at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles. (March 19, 2010) (Credit: AP 2010)

Steve Martin laughs at the surprising twist his career has taken in the past five years.

"There's a little phrase I repeat a lot," says Martin, calling in between rehearsals of Shakespeare in the Park's "As You Like It," for which he composed a new score. "I can't believe this is happening."

Martin, 66, is in the midst of his fourth full-time career -- following writer, comedian and...

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