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Jack Yellen News

I WANNA FALL IN LOVE Starts in June at Asylum @ Stephanie Feury Studio Theatre Photo I WANNA FALL IN LOVE Starts in June at Asylum @ Stephanie Feury Studio Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2022

 I Wanna Fall in Love comes to Asylum @ Stephanie Feury Studio Theatre, on the mainstage, 5636 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA 90038. This world premiere engagement of a new musical is a Hollywood Fringe Festival Selection.

Winners of 2022 Richard Rodgers Awards for Musical Theater Announced Photo Winners of 2022 Richard Rodgers Awards for Musical Theater Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 28, 2022

The winners of the 2022 Richard Rodgers Awards for Musical Theater were announced today by the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Both musicals received Staged Reading Awards.

Cheeyang Ng to Make Feinstein's/54 Below Solo Composer Debut Photo Cheeyang Ng to Make Feinstein's/54 Below Solo Composer Debut
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 14, 2022

Cheeyang Ng will make their 54 below composer solo concert debut as part of the New Writers at 54 Series. Featuring Zachary Noah Piser (Dear Evan Hansen), Shuyan Yang (Spring Awakening) and Amisha Amy Bhandari with Eric Fegan on piano, Jarrett Murray on bass and Joshua Roberts on drums.

Shaina Taub Signed to Atlantic Records Photo Shaina Taub Signed to Atlantic Records
by Stephi Wild - Jan 11, 2022

Composer-lyricist, songwriter and performer Shaina Taub has been signed to Atlantic Records.

The ASCAP Foundation Honors Champion Next Generation Of Composers And Songwriters On  Photo The ASCAP Foundation Honors Champion Next Generation Of Composers And Songwriters On December 14 Virtual Event
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 13, 2021

Filled with enchanting performances and inspiring presentations, the upcoming ASCAP Foundation Honors 2021 online event promises to delight audiences near and far while recognizing this year's gifted award winners.

Manhattan Theatre Club Announces New Commissioning Program, New Slate Of Commissions  Photo Manhattan Theatre Club Announces New Commissioning Program, New Slate Of Commissions and Inaugural Groundworks Lab For New Work Development
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2021

Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) have announced a robust slate of playwright commissions through Manhattan Theatre Club's new partnership with the Edgerton Foundation, as well as a new round of commissions supported by ongoing partnerships with Bobbie Olsen and other donors.

Derek Klena, Christy Altomare, Bonnie Milligan and More to Perform at Feinstein's/54  Photo Derek Klena, Christy Altomare, Bonnie Milligan and More to Perform at Feinstein's/54 Below Next Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 13, 2021

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551.

Anthony Rapp, Lilli Cooper, Andrew Barth Feldman and More Hit the Feinstein's/54 Belo Photo Anthony Rapp, Lilli Cooper, Andrew Barth Feldman and More Hit the Feinstein's/54 Below Stage This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - May 21, 2021

Feinstein's/54 Below has announced additional shows for its reopening months.

PROMISE OF AMERICA Adds Additional Weekend Performance Photo PROMISE OF AMERICA Adds Additional Weekend Performance
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 24, 2021

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company presents its¬†latest production,¬†Promise of America: A Celebration of Jewish American Song,¬†MJTC's third show of its 2020-2021 Season ‚Äď Theater Six Feet Apart! Performance is virtual, pay-per-view online.

MJTC's PROMISE OF AMERICA Features Jewish Composers' Greatest Songs Photo MJTC's PROMISE OF AMERICA Features Jewish Composers' Greatest Songs
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 21, 2021

Did you know that it was Jewish composers who wrote some of your favorite songs? Whether it was Take Me Out to the Ball Game or Over the Rainbow, Piano Man or Send in the Clowns, to Da Doo Ron Ron or Hold On, some of the best-known songs ever written were written by Jewish composers. 

Jack Yellen Videos

Cinnabar Theater Presents Sharon McKnight in RED HOT MAMA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Red Hot Mama - The Sophie Tucker Songbook - is the story of the first lady of show business, the 'Last of the Red Hot Mamas', whose remarkable career spanned sixty years.  It contains the music and history of burlesque, vaudeville, Broadway and Las Vegas, in a critically acclaimed One-Woman Off-Broadway musical biography of the entertainment legend, written by and starring Tony Award Nominee Sharon McNight.   The LA Times reported, 'McNight gives the performance of a lifetime as 'The Last of the Red Hot Mamas'.

Cinnabar Theater Presents Sharon McKnight in RED HOT MAMA
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 8, 2016

Red Hot Mama - The Sophie Tucker Songbook - is the story of the first lady of show business, the 'Last of the Red Hot Mamas', whose remarkable career spanned sixty years.  It contains the music and history of burlesque, vaudeville, Broadway and Las Vegas, in a critically acclaimed One-Woman Off-Broadway musical biography of the entertainment legend, written by and starring Tony Award Nominee Sharon McNight.   The LA Times reported, 'McNight gives the performance of a lifetime as 'The Last of the Red Hot Mamas'.

BWW TV Exclusive: SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?- Watch The Finale!
by So Ya Wanna Be a Broadway Star - Jul 6, 2016

'SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?' is an awesomely awkward comedic satire that follows Micki Manuel Minnelli ( Jamison Daniels), an overnight YouTube Celebrity searching for Broadway stardom wherever he can find it. A German documentary team follows him around on his daily journey with his fan-girl/make-up artist Sandy ( Patricia McCarthy) forever by his side. Will Micki become famous or infamous - and does he even know the difference?

BWW TV Exclusive: SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?- Watch Episode 7
by So Ya Wanna Be a Broadway Star - Jul 1, 2016

'SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?' is an awesomely awkward comedic satire that follows Micki Manuel Minnelli ( Jamison Daniels), an overnight YouTube Celebrity searching for Broadway stardom wherever he can find it. A German documentary team follows him around on his daily journey with his fan-girl/make-up artist Sandy ( Patricia McCarthy) forever by his side. Will Micki become famous or infamous - and does he even know the difference?

BWW TV Exclusive: SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?- Watch Episode 6
by So Ya Wanna Be a Broadway Star - Jun 29, 2016

Check out Episode 6 (Let's Do This), Micki learns the worst way to get an agent is through Craigslist. In an unexpected twist, his new agent is not what he bargained for and also has personal boundary issues.

BWW TV Exclusive: SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?- Watch Episode 5 Guest Starring Capathia Jenkins
by So Ya Wanna Be a Broadway Star - Jun 24, 2016

Below, check out Episode 5, featuring Broadway's Capathia Jenkins! In the latest installment, Micki learns the best way to get an agent is through Craigslist. His agent has worked with Randy Jackson (she's very good).

BWW TV Exclusive: SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?- Watch Episode 4
by So Ya Wanna Be a Broadway Star - Jun 22, 2016

'SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?' is an awesomely awkward comedic satire that follows Micki Manuel Minnelli ( Jamison Daniels), an overnight YouTube Celebrity searching for Broadway stardom wherever he can find it. A German documentary team follows him around on his daily journey with his fan-girl/make-up artist Sandy ( Patricia McCarthy) forever by his side. Will Micki become famous or infamous - and does he even know the difference?

BWW TV Exclusive: SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?- Watch Episode 3
by So Ya Wanna Be a Broadway Star - Jun 17, 2016

Check out Episode 3 (Hungry, Hungry Micki) below! Micki is so desperate to lose weight that he turns to his #1 fan/stalker Sandy for help. The crew learns a vital lesson about using the word "Glee" in Micki's presence.

BWW TV Exclusive: SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?- Watch Episode 2!
by So Ya Wanna Be a Broadway Star - Jun 15, 2016

'SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?' is an awesomely awkward comedic satire that follows Micki Manuel Minnelli ( Jamison Daniels), an overnight YouTube Celebrity searching for Broadway stardom wherever he can find it. A German documentary team follows him around on his daily journey with his fan-girl/make-up artist Sandy ( Patricia McCarthy) forever by his side. Will Micki become famous or infamous - and does he even know the difference? Check out Episode 2 (Archie Nemesis) below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch the Premiere Episode of New Web Series- SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?
by So Ya Wanna Be a Broadway Star - Jun 8, 2016

'SO YA WANNA BE A BROADWAY STAR?' is an awesomely awkward comedic satire that follows Micki Manuel Minnelli ( Jamison Daniels), an overnight YouTube Celebrity searching for Broadway stardom wherever he can find it. A German documentary team follows him around on his daily journey with his fan-girl/make-up artist Sandy ( Patricia McCarthy) forever by his side. Will Micki become famous or infamous - and does he even know the difference? Check out the premiere episode below!


Jack Yellen Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jack Yellen written?
Jack Yellen has written 13 shows including Zig-Zag (Lyricist), Rain or Shine (Lyricist), Murray Anderson's Almanac (Lyricist), Follow a Star (Lyricist), You Said It (Lyricist), George White's Scandals [1936] (Lyricist), George White's Scandals [1939] (Lyricist), Boys and Girls Together (Lyricist), Sons o' Fun (Composer), Ziegfeld Follies of 1943 (Lyricist), Big Deal (Lyricist), Mostly Sondheim (Lyricist), Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Lyricist).