Allan Sherman News

Date Of Birth:
November 30, 1924
Date Of Death:
November 20, 1973 (48)
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL, USA
Gender:
Male
Jennie Litt and David Alpher to Celebrate Release of TWO APPLES at Metropolitan Room, 6/5
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Jennie Litt and David Alpher, Brooklyn's own married songwriting duo, celebrate the May release of their debut recording, TWO APPLES, with an appearance at New York's Metropolitan Room on Thursday, June 5 at 7pm. TWO APPLES is a collection of eleven original songs covering topics ranging from lingerie to gym addiction to the random miracle of existence. Ms. Litt describes Alpher&Litt as "eclectic writers inspired by American popular song and most comfortable in an idiom that's equal parts musical theatre, Tin Pan Alley, and Allan Sherman." Additionally, Litt is an award-winning fiction writer and Alpher a world-renowned composer. (more...)

BWW Interview: Ben West Previews Unsung Musicals' Carolyn Leigh Tribute Concert
by Adrienne Onofri - Apr 03, 2014

Max von Essen, Erin Davie, Alli Mauzey and other Bway stars will sing lesser-known tunes by the lyricist of 'Peter Pan' and 'Little Me'. (more...)

Avi Hoffman's TOO JEWISH? Set for Morris Museum, 3/23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2014

Join us for a musical celebration of Jewish culture and identity. The Morris Museum is pleased to announce that a performance of Too Jewish? will be held in the Bickford Theatre on Sunday, March 23 at 2:00pm. (more...)

Edie Adams Tribute Set for 2/4 at The Cinefamily
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2014

Entertainer Edie Adams will be honored with a career retrospectives of her work in television and film next month in Los Angeles at The Cinefamily on Tuesday February 4. Eclectic entertainer Ann Magnuson will host the event. (more...)

EDIE ADAMS DVD Box Set Available Today!
by TV News Desk - Nov 19, 2013

More than 50 years after it premiered on the ABC network, the variety shows Here's Edie and The Edie Adams Show (www.edieadams.com) are set for release on DVD and digital formats. (more...)

EDIE ADAMS Television Collection Coming to DVD
by TV News Desk - Aug 05, 2013

More than 50 years after it premiered on the ABC network, the variety shows Here's Edie and The Edie Adams Show (www.edieadams.com) are set for release on DVD and digital formats. (more...)

TigerLion Arts' THE COSMIC EQUATION & WHAT IF I'M DEAD? Begin at Minnesota Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 01, 2013

This summer, TigerLion Arts (TLA) has its paws in two shows to be produced as part of the Minnesota Fringe Festival, tonight, August 1 - 11, 2013. THE COSMIC EQUATION = 2 Wives + 2 Husbands Adventure! is a collaboration with Adventurer Press in which two smart Wives escape from their two ignorant Husbands in search of adventure. What if I'm Dead?, produced by TigerLion Arts, is a highly physical solo show in which Red Nose Clown Bartholomew (New York comedian Alan Fessenden) stages his own funeral. (more...)

TigerLion Arts to Present THE COSMIC EQUATION & WHAT IF I'M DEAD? at Minnesota Fringe Festival, Begin. 8/1
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2013

This summer, TigerLion Arts (TLA) has its paws in two shows to be produced as part of the Minnesota Fringe Festival, August 1 - 11, 2013. THE COSMIC EQUATION = 2 Wives + 2 Husbands Adventure! is a collaboration with Adventurer Press in which two smart Wives escape from their two ignorant Husbands in search of adventure. What if I'm Dead?, produced by TigerLion Arts, is a highly physical solo show in which Red Nose Clown Bartholomew (New York comedian Alan Fessenden) stages his own funeral. (more...)

Rick Moranis' MY MOTHER'S BRISKET & OTHER LOVE SONGS Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2013

Actor, comedian and multiple GRAMMY nominated artist Rick Moranis released his new album, My Mother's Brisket & Other Love Songs, this week. Already the No. 1 selling comedy album on Amazon and in the Top 10 on iTunes Comedy Chart, Moranis was also featured in today's New York Times who noted the album is '13 comic tunes that explore [Moranis'] Jewish heritage in ridiculous ways,' with its' eclectic blend of klezmer, rumba, folk and jazz covering themes of family, food, religious traditions and love. (more...)

Parade Productions Stages Premiere Reading of THE GIFT Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 01, 2013

Parade Productions will present a premiere reading of award-winning South Florida playwright/director Michael Leeds' new work, The Gift. The reading will take place tonight, July 1st at 7:30 p.m., at the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center's Studio Theatre in Boca Raton and will feature actors Clay Cartland and Lindsey Forgey. (more...)

Rick Moranis' 'My Mother's Brisket & Other Love Songs' LP in Stores Now
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

Actor, comedian and multiple GRAMMY nominated artist Rick Moranis released his new album, My Mother's Brisket & Other Love Songs, this week. (more...)

Rick Moranis to Release New Album 'My Mothers Brisket & Other Love Songs,' Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2013

Actor, comedian and multiple GRAMMY nominated musician, Rick Moranis, is set to release his brand new album, My Mother's Brisket & Other Love Songs, June 18th on Warner Bros. Records (more...)

Morris Museum's Bickford Theatre Announces 2013-14 Season: THE LAST ROMANCE, FOREVER PLAID & More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2013

The Morris Museum's Bickford Theatre is proud to announce the 2013-2014 Main Stage Season, which includes a world premiere and a New Jersey premiere. (more...)

BAREFOOT BOY WITH CHEEK Recording with Jenn Colella, Max von Essen & Robert Lenzi Set for Free Digital Download
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2013

UnsungMusicalsCo. (UMC), in a collaboration with the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, will record three songs from the little-known 1947 musical comedy Barefoot Boy With Cheek featuring performances by Jenn Colella (Chaplin, Closer Than Ever), Max von Essen(Evita, Death Takes a Holiday) and Robert Lenzi (South Pacific, Hello Again). UMC's recordings will be released for free digital download on the New York Public Library's website as part of its Musical of the Month blog series, which recently featured UMC's reconstruction of the Barefoot Boy libretto. The musical has never received a cast album. (more...)

Parade Productions to Present Premiere Reading of Michael Leeds' THE GIFT, 7/1
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2013

Parade Productions will present a premiere reading of award-winning South Florida playwright/director Michael Leeds' new work, The Gift. This FREE reading will take place on July 1st at 7:30 p.m., at the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center's Studio Theatre in Boca Raton and will feature actors Clay Cartland and Lindsey Forgey. (more...)

Parade Productions to Stage Premiere Reading of THE GIFT, 7/1
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2013

Parade Productions will present a premiere reading of award-winning South Florida playwright/director Michael Leeds' new work, The Gift. The reading will take place on July 1st at 7:30 p.m., at the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center's Studio Theatre in Boca Raton and will feature actors Clay Cartland and Lindsey Forgey. (more...)

Wilmette Theatre Presents the Hit Film HAVA NAGILA Every Friday, Begin. 5/31
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2013

The Wilmette Theatre, 1122 Central Ave., will present Hava Nagila (The Movie), a film that has earned critical praise and delighted audiences around the world, on Fridays through Tuesdays starting May 31. (more...)

Rick Moranis to Release New Album 'My Mothers Brisket & Other Love Songs,' 6/18
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2013

Actor, comedian and multiple GRAMMY nominated musician, Rick Moranis, is set to release his brand new album, My Mother's Brisket & Other Love Songs, June 18th on Warner Bros. Records (more...)

4th Wall Theatre and More Headline May's MUSIC AT THE MANSION, Beg. Today
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2013

NiCori Studios and Productions in association with Oakeside Bloomfield Cultural Center announces a new installment of the monthly concert series, 'Music at the Mansion', today, May 19, at 3pm. Performers include Jennie Litt & David Alpher, Ilene Angel and 4th Wall Theatre. The featured performer in the 'Young Musician Moment' will be Kevin Bergen. (more...)

4th Wall Theatre and More to Headline May's MUSIC AT THE MANSION, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2013

NiCori Studios and Productions in association with Oakeside Bloomfield Cultural Center announces a new installment of the monthly concert series, 'Music at the Mansion', on Sunday, May 19, at 3pm. Performers include Jennie Litt & David Alpher, Ilene Angel and 4th Wall Theatre. The featured performer in the 'Young Musician Moment' will be Kevin Bergen. (more...)

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