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Also Credited As:
  • Melvin Brooks
  • Melvin Brooks

  • Date Of Birth:
    June 28, 1926 (87)
    Birth Place:
    Brooklyn, NY, USA
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    BWW Reviews: THE PRODUCERS - A Smash Hit for Centre Stage
    by Paul Hyde - Apr 17, 2014

    A big, ambitious musical like 'The Producers' was a great choice to help Centre Stage in Greenville (S.C.) celebrate its 30th season. (more...)

    YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Runs 4/19-4/25 at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

    The Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center's production of Mel Brooks' hilarious musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN will play April 19 - May 25 with performances on Friday and Saturday at 8 pm and Sunday at 2 pm. There is no show on Friday, May 9th but a special performance has been added on Thursday, May 15th at 8 pm. Tickets for YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN are $24 for Adults, $20 for Seniors & Students. Due to adult humor, this production is recommended for audiences 14 and above. To purchase tickets for YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, call the box office at (805) 583-7900. (more...)

    South County High School Theatre to Stage THE PRODUCERS, 5/2-10
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

    Could you use a good laugh and a burst of spring? South County High School Theatre delivers just that with the musical comedy, The Producers, May 2-3, and May 9-10, 2014, at Dale Rumberger Performing Arts Center. (more...)

    Venue Theatre Presents A BENCH IN THE SUN by Ron Clark, 5/2-18
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2014

    When a once famous actress moves into the retirement home, two long-time friends compete for her attention. Think the Odd Couple + Sunshine Boys + Grumpy Old Men. (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in St. Louis - Week of 4/13/2014
    by BWW - Apr 13, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/13/2014 for St. Louis (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 4/13/2014
    by BWW - Apr 13, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/13/2014 for Portland (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in South Carolina - Week of 4/13/2014
    by BWW - Apr 13, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/13/2014 for South Carolina (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 4/13/2014
    by BWW - Apr 13, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/13/2014 for Los Angeles (more...)

    Review Roundup: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Opens - All the Reviews!
    by Review Roundups - Apr 10, 2014

    Producers Letty Aronson and Julian Schlossberg present the world premiere production of the brand new musical comedy BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath for the 1994 film. Directed and choreographed by five-time Tony Award-winner Susan Stroman, BULLETS OVER BROADWAY officially opens tonight, April 10, 2014 at The St. James Theatre (246 West 44th Street). Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

    Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts to Present YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, 5/9-24
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 09, 2014

    Under the direction of multi-talented performer, director and theatrical creator, Ricky Graham, and starring Rivertown Theaters' co-artistic director, Gary Rucker, Young Frankenstein, will debut in New Orleans May 9 - 24, closing out the 2014 Spring line-up on the theater's Main Stage. The multi-award winning musical, with the Book by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan and Music & Lyrics by Brooks, is an inspired re-imagining of Mel Brooks' classic comedy movie masterpiece. (more...)

    WIZARD OF OZ & More Set for TCM's Classic Film Festival
    by Movies News Desk - Apr 07, 2014

    Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) has announced that six of their classic films with upcoming tent-pole Blu-ray anniversary and special editions will be featured at the 2014 TCM Classic Film Festival from April 10-13 in Hollywood. (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in South Carolina - Week of 4/06/2014
    by BWW - Apr 06, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/06/2014 for South Carolina (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 4/06/2014
    by BWW - Apr 06, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/06/2014 for Los Angeles (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Boston - Week of 4/06/2014
    by BWW - Apr 06, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/06/2014 for Boston (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 4/06/2014
    by BWW - Apr 06, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/06/2014 for Portland (more...)

    Al Tapper Wins Peabody Award for BROADWAY MUSICALS: A JEWISH LEGACY
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 04, 2014

    Al Tapper, composer of the Off Broadway shows Sessions, An Evening at the Carlyle and National Pastime, has won a highly prestigious Peabody Award for his documentary Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy. Tapper produced the 90 minute show for WNET. The Peabody Award celebrates excellence in broadcasting. Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy is the first documentary film to explore the phenomenal relationship that Broadway has had with Jewish Americans. From George Gershwin to Irving Berlin to Kander and Ebb to Stephen Sondheim, the Broadway musical has been dominated by Jewish writers and composers. (more...)

    Walnut Street Theatre to Close 205th Season With HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING, 5/13-7/13
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 03, 2014

    Walnut Street Theatre concludes its landmark 205th season with an all-new production of Broadway's Tony Award-winning Best Musical, HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING. Directed by Casey Hushion, with choreography by Michele Lynch, this musical extravaganza begins previews on May 13th, opens on May 21st and runs through July 13th on the WST Mainstage. (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Boston - Week of 3/30/2014
    by BWW - Mar 30, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/30/2014 for Boston (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 3/30/2014
    by BWW - Mar 30, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/30/2014 for Portland (more...)

    Now Playing Onstage in New Hampshire - Week of 3/30/2014
    by BWW - Mar 30, 2014

    Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/30/2014 for New Hampshire (more...)

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