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Allan Sherman

 
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Date of Birth: November 30, 1924
Date of Death: November 20, 1973 (48)

Birth Place: Chicago, IL, USA
 

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Allan Sherman News

BWW Interview: Gerard Alessandrini of SPAMILTON at Scherr Forum, Thousand Oaks Photo BWW Interview: Gerard Alessandrini of SPAMILTON at Scherr Forum, Thousand Oaks
by Cary Ginell - Feb 18, 2022

Read a behind-the-scenes look at Broadway's master parodist, Gerard Alessandrini, who dismembers 'Hamilton' with his 2016 spoof 'Spamilton.' The show plays at the Scherr Forum in Thousand Oaks from March 1 - 6. 'I laughed my brains out!' said Lin-Manuel Miranda when he saw this show. You will too.

Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret Announces January Lineup Photo Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret Announces January Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2021

Davenport’s Piano Bar & Cabaret, Chicago’s premier location for enjoying music in an intimate setting, announces its roster of January performances in its Cabaret and Piano Bar. Davenport’s, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, is open Monday, Jan, 10; Fridays and Saturdays from 7 p.m. - 12 a.m. and Sundays from 6 - 11 p.m.

Davenport's Kicks Off The New Year With A January Filled With Music Photo Davenport's Kicks Off The New Year With A January Filled With Music
by Stephi Wild - Dec 28, 2021

Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret, Chicago's premier location for enjoying music in an intimate setting, announces its roster of January performances in its Cabaret and Piano Bar. Davenport's, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, is open Monday, Jan, 10; Fridays and Saturdays from 7 p.m. - 12 a.m. and Sundays from 6 - 11 p.m. 

BWW Review: Sidney Myer Proves That Those Who Book Can Also Do At Pangea Photo BWW Review: Sidney Myer Proves That Those Who Book Can Also Do At Pangea
by Bobby Patrick - Nov 18, 2021

Sidney’s shows are collections of novelty numbers interspersed with beautiful love songs and heartfelt moments from the theatre, such as Bock & Harnick’s HERE IN EDEN, the opening number to THE APPLE TREE that in Mr. Myer’s eccentric voice, with his subtle acting choices brought tears to the eyes of his house.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents FOLKSBIENE LIVE!: WELCOME TO OUR SUKE/SU Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents FOLKSBIENE LIVE!: WELCOME TO OUR SUKE/SUKKAH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2020

This October, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene)-led by Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, and Dominick Balletta, Executive Director-presents Folksbiene! LIVE: 'Welcome to Our Suke/Sukkah', a four-day festival of family-friendly performances during Chol Hamoed (the intermediary days of Sukkos) from October 5th to 8th.

CLIP JOINT Livestream Events Feature Judy Garland, THE BROADWAY MIXTAPE SOUTH PACIFIC Photo CLIP JOINT Livestream Events Feature Judy Garland, THE BROADWAY MIXTAPE SOUTH PACIFIC & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2020

BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Janet Miller, a Multi-Talented Theatre Professor, Producer Photo BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Janet Miller, a Multi-Talented Theatre Professor, Producer, Director, Choreographer and Tapper
by Shari Barrett - May 6, 2020

This Spotlight focuses on Janet Miller, Theater Professor at College of the Desert, Producing Artistic Director at Good People Theater Company, a multi-talented Producer, Director, Choreographer and Tapper, as well as a lover of all furry friends. I have attended multiple productions in which Janet has contributed her skills, including several hit Hollywood Fringe Festival productions including The Toxic Avenger, Hello Again! The Songs of Allan Sherman, Marry Me a Little, and The Fantasticks just to name a few.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, March 20- With Patrick Wilson, Norbert Leo Butz & More Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, March 20- With Patrick Wilson, Norbert Leo Butz & More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 20, 2020

Broadway might be dark this month, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway today, March 20, 2020.

Wake Up With BWW 3/20: The Met Lays Off All Union Employees, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/20: The Met Lays Off All Union Employees, and More
by Stephi Wild - Mar 20, 2020

Today's top stories: The Met Opera lays off all of its union employees. Plus, check out our list of upcoming live online events, a list of 157 musicals and shows you can watch online, and more!

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Launches Folksbiene LIVE! Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Launches Folksbiene LIVE!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2020

If audiences cannot go to Broadway right now, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene) will bring the stage to them

Allan Sherman Videos

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Chats DOONESBURY, THE FIG LEAVES ARE FALLING, and A BROADWAY MUSICAL
by Behind the Curtain - Jul 5, 2017

Every week director Robert W Schneider and actor Kevin David Thomas pull back the curtain on neglected, forgotten, and under appreciated musicals, as well as bizarre performances, endearing television appearances, and all things show business. This Week: Rob & Kevin discuss their summer plans, Kevin finds his DOONESBURY, haggling with record stores, HELLO MUDDAH, HELLO ALLAN SHERMAN, and a forgotten musical makes a return after 40 years!


Allan Sherman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Allan Sherman written?
Allan Sherman has written 3 shows including The Fig Leaves Are Falling (Bookwriter/Lyricist), Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh! (Composer/Lyricist), Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah! (Composer).