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Sid Caesar

 
Date of Birth: September 08, 1922 (100)

Birth Place: Yonkers, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1989
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1962
Val du Val
Prince Cherney
Otto Schnitzler
Noble Junior
Noble Eggleston
Mr. Pinchley
Fred Poitrine
Noble Eggleston, etc.
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1948
"Penny Gum Machine" Performer
"The Good Old Days" Performer
"A Night Out" Performer
Herman W. Willoughby, Jr.
Street Cleaner
Mr. Bigelow
Still Another Delegate
Another Delegate
A Delegate
Bassett
Performer


Sid Caesar Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Sid Caesar, Little Me

Sid Caesar News

John Robert Wiltgen Releases Inspirational Memoir THE CANDY IN MY POCKET Photo John Robert Wiltgen Releases Inspirational Memoir THE CANDY IN MY POCKET
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2022

With holiday shopping just around the corner, John Robert Wiltgen's riveting memoir 'The Candy in My Pocket,' is now available for the gift giving season.

1949 Tony Award Awarded to Nanette Fabray For LOVE LIFE Auctioned For $8,319 Photo 1949 Tony Award Awarded to Nanette Fabray For LOVE LIFE Auctioned For $8,319
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2022

The 1949 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Music awarded to Nanette¬†Fabray¬†in ‚ÄúLove Life,‚ÄĚ sold Thursday night for¬†$8,319 at Nate D. Sanders Auctions.

Nanette Fabray's 1949 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for LOVE LIFE to be Au Photo Nanette Fabray's 1949 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for LOVE LIFE to be Auctioned
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 24, 2022

The 1949 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Music awarded to Nanette Fabray in ‚ÄúLove Life,‚ÄĚ will be auctioned by Nate D. Sanders Auctions on October 27, 2022. Interested bidders may participate in the auction online.

Santino Fontana, Clint Holmes, and More Join Jamie DeRoy & Friends Benefit For The En Photo Santino Fontana, Clint Holmes, and More Join Jamie DeRoy & Friends Benefit For The Entertainment Community Fund
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022

Show business tour de force and 10-time Tony Award-winning producer Jamie deRoy brings her acclaimed Jamie deRoy & friends cabaret show back to New York's famed Birdland, Monday, October 3rd, at 7:00 p.m.  

Tickets Now Available for EVERY BRILLIANT THING at Arkansas Repertory Theatre Photo Tickets Now Available for EVERY BRILLIANT THING at Arkansas Repertory Theatre
by Team BWW - Aug 22, 2022

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre has just announced that single tickets are on sale for Every Brilliant Thing, running September 13th to October 23rd. Tickets can be purchased online at www.TheRep.org or by calling the Box Office at (501) 378-0405.

Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael Photo Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael John LaChiusa's LOS OTROS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

The New York premiere production of Los Otros, a musical in one act with book & lyrics by Tony Award nominee Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind, Paradise Found) and music by five-time Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant), will star Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa.

Barry Pearl Will Direct Panic! Productions' 13 THE MUSICAL This Summer Photo Barry Pearl Will Direct Panic! Productions' 13 THE MUSICAL This Summer
by Stephi Wild - May 19, 2022

Panic! Productions,¬†along with¬†Born To Perform Studios and Boo Boo Productions, have announced that¬†¬†Barry Pearl¬†will once again direct their late summer teen musical ‚Äú13‚Ä̬†¬†at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center.¬†¬†

Panic! Productions Announce Barry Pearl Will Direct Teen Musical 13 This Summer Photo Panic! Productions Announce Barry Pearl Will Direct Teen Musical 13 This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2022

Panic! Productions,¬†along with¬†Born To Perform Studios and Boo Boo Productions¬†have¬†announced that¬†Barry Pearl¬†will once again direct their late summer teen musical ‚Äú13‚Ä̬†¬†at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center.¬†¬†

Library of Congress Acquires Neil Simon's Papers and Manuscripts Photo Library of Congress Acquires Neil Simon's Papers and Manuscripts
by Stephi Wild - Apr 25, 2022

The Library of Congress has acquired the manuscripts and papers of playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon, the most commercially successful American playwright of the 20th century.

THIS JOINT IS JUMPIN' Moves To February 26 at Theatre West Photo THIS JOINT IS JUMPIN' Moves To February 26 at Theatre West
by Stephi Wild - Jan 9, 2022

Because of concerns regarding the recent surge of the Omicron variant of Covid-19, with an abundance of caution we are moving the opening date of this show to February 26, instead of the originally scheduled January 22.

Sid Caesar Videos

VIDEO: Billy Crystal Talks About His Relationship With Carl Reiner on THE LATE SHOW W Videoplay
VIDEO: Billy Crystal Talks About His Relationship With Carl Reiner on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT

by Stage Tube - Jan 28, 2021

Billy Crystal shares some stories from his decades in showbiz, and paints loving portraits of his heroes like Jack Lemmon, Sid Caesar and especially Carl Reiner, who made him want to become a comedian. Don't miss Billy's remarkable performance in the new film, 'Standing Up, Falling Down.'

Remembering FIDDLER and SHE LOVES ME Composer, Jerry Bock Videoplay
Remembering FIDDLER and SHE LOVES ME Composer, Jerry Bock

by A.A. Cristi - Nov 3, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com has learned that FIDDLER ON THE ROOF composer Jerry Bock passed away last night, at the age of 81. This comes just one week after the passing of FIDDLER bookwriter Joseph Stein.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Carl Reiner Talks Passing of Sid Caeser on FERGUSON
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 26, 2014

As special guest host of THE LATE LATE SHOW, Drew Carey will interview legendary comedian Carl Reiner on April 1 (12:37 - 1:37 AM ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network

VIDEO: Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Performs PAGLIACCI on CONAN
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 6, 2013

The legendary Carl Reiner stopped by Conan last night - and during his visit, he fulfilled one of his life-long dreams: performing a little bit of opera on live national television. Check out Reiner's brief rendition of PAGLIACCI below!

TRAILER: Sneak Peek of Larry King, Jerry Seinfeld & More in WHEN COMEDY WENT TO SCHOOL
by Stage Tube - Jul 3, 2013

Why are there so many Jewish comedians? When Comedy Went to School answers this question with an entertaining portrait of this country's greatest generation of comics - the generation that includes the likes of Jerry Lewis, Sid Caesar, Jackie Mason, Mort Sahl, and Jerry Stiller, all of whom make appearances in the film, telling jokes and telling their stories.

VIDEO: First Look - PBS's AMERICAN MASTERS MEL BROOKS: MAKE A NOISE, Premiering Tonight
by TV News Desk - May 20, 2013

In PBS's AMERICAN MASTERS: Mel Brooks - MAKE A NOISE, comedian Mel Brooks shares never-before-heard stories about his personal life and 60-year career in the film. The larger-than-life legend is very private, making his participation in this film a genuine first. Featuring new interviews with Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Cloris Leachman, Carl Reiner, Joan Rivers, Tracey Ullman, and others, the film will premiere nationally tonight, May 20 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) and available on DVD May 21 from Shout! Factory. Check out clips below to get a first look!

VIDEO: First Look - PBS's AMERICAN MASTERS MEL BROOKS: MAKE A NOISE, Premiering 5/20
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 17, 2013

In PBS's AMERICAN MASTERS: MEL BROOKS - MAKE A NOISE, comedian Mel Brooks shares never-before-heard stories about his personal life and 60-year career in the film. Check out clips below to get a first look!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Broderick, Lane & More Featured on PBS's MEL BROOKS Special
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 11, 2013

Premiering nationwide Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) on PBS (check local listings), American Masters Mel Brooks: Make a Noise features new interviews with Brooks, his friends and colleagues, including Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Cloris Leachman and Joan Rivers. Get a sneak peek below!

VIDEO PREVIEW: MEL BROOKS STRIKES BACK! On HBO, Airing 12/10
by Tyler Peterson - Dec 3, 2012

From the groundbreaking TV series "Your Show of Shows" to landmark films like "Blazing Saddles" and "Young Frankenstein," Mel Brooks has been one of the most influential voices in comedy. Now, this entertainment legend looks back on his remarkable career in MEL BROOKS STRIKES BACK!, debuting MONDAY, DEC. 10 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. Check out a preview of the special below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - HBO's MEL BROOKS STRIKES BACK!
by - Nov 27, 2012

Below, get a first look at Alan Yentob and Mel Brooks as they take a retrospective look at Mel Brooks illustrious career in the HBO special MEL BROOKS STRIKES BACK! premiering 12/10 at 9pm ET.


Sid Caesar Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sid Caesar been in?
Sid Caesar has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Sid Caesar been in?
Sid Caesar has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Sid Caesar been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Little Me .