Steve Martin brings bluegrass to NY

In this file photo, Steve Martin performs with

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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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