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Date of Birth: June 08, 1929 (91)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
Theatrical Producer Carol Ostrow Releases New Book POEMS FROM MY PANDEMIC PEN Photo Theatrical Producer Carol Ostrow Releases New Book POEMS FROM MY PANDEMIC PEN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2020

Carol's poems are a reminder to all of us that 'This too shall pass.' Life does change, we can all adapt and get used to what the future has in store. We will be fine. Just keep loved ones, friends, and the things we hold most dear in perspective, and we will come out of this stronger and healthier than ever.

VIDEO: John McDaniel Shares New Song About Why You Gotta Vote! Photo VIDEO: John McDaniel Shares New Song About Why You Gotta Vote!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

Why should you vote this November? Let John McDaniel count the reasons. Watch as the Grammy and two-time Emmy Award-winner shares a new song about why you should vote.

Playwright Eduardo Machado Joins HB Studio Photo Playwright Eduardo Machado Joins HB Studio
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2020

Playwright Eduardo Machado will join HB Studio this fall to teach a virtual playwriting class, 'Playwriting: Development & Dialogue', that is open to interested playwrights of all levels. The class will be held over Zoom on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. EDT, Sep. 19-Nov. 21, 2020.

RECAP: Ben Stiller and Amy Stiller Talked About Their Parents, Jerry Stiller and Anne Photo RECAP: Ben Stiller and Amy Stiller Talked About Their Parents, Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2020

Stars in the House continued Tuesday night (8pm) as Ben & Amy Stiller honor Anne Meara and Jerry Stiller. This episode was in support of The Actor's Fund.

Broadway Catch Up: July 8 - Lin-Manuel Miranda, Michael Feinstein, and More! Photo Broadway Catch Up: July 8 - Lin-Manuel Miranda, Michael Feinstein, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including Lin-Manuel Miranda, Michael Feinstein, and more!

VIDEO: Watch Ben Stiller & Amy Stiller on STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo VIDEO: Watch Ben Stiller & Amy Stiller on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020

Stars in the House continues today (8pm) as Ben & Amy Stiller honor Anne Meara and Jerry Stiller.

TBS Announces 'The Best of Frank Costanza: In Memory of Jerry Stiller' SEINFELD Marat Photo TBS Announces 'The Best of Frank Costanza: In Memory of Jerry Stiller' SEINFELD Marathon
by TV News Desk - May 15, 2020

In celebration of the invaluable legacy of comedy great Jerry Stiller, TBS will run a specially curated, ten-episode marathon of treasured scenes from the sitcom Seinfeld and his role as the outspoken Frank Costanza, the father of Jason Alexander's George Costanza.

TBS to Air 'The Best Of Frank Costanza: In Memory Of Jerry Stiller' Seinfeld Marathon Photo TBS to Air 'The Best Of Frank Costanza: In Memory Of Jerry Stiller' Seinfeld Marathon
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020

In celebration of the invaluable legacy of comedy great Jerry Stiller, TBS will run a specially curated, ten-episode marathon of treasured scenes from the sitcom Seinfeld and his role as the outspoken Frank Costanza, the father of Jason Alexander's George Costanza.

Wake Up With BWW 5/12: CATS Will Stream, RISE UP NEW YORK! Benefit Clips, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/12: CATS Will Stream, RISE UP NEW YORK! Benefit Clips, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2020

Today's top stories: Cats will stream this weekend, plus watch clips from Rise Up New York! featuring Barbra Streisand, Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Idina Menzel, Ben Platt, Cynthia Erivo, Andrew Rannells, Karen Olivo, Christopher Jackson, and more!

VIDEO: Watch Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara on THEATER TALK in 2010 Photo VIDEO: Watch Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara on THEATER TALK in 2010
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020

In 2010, Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara, who married in 1954, appeared on Theater Talk together. The couple discussed their early career when they first came to national attention as a comedy team on TV's Ed Sullivan Show and more.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Josh Gad, and More Hollywood Stars Pay Tribute to the Late Jerry  Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Josh Gad, and More Hollywood Stars Pay Tribute to the Late Jerry Stiller
by TV News Desk - May 11, 2020

Many Hollywood stars have taken to social media to pay tribute and remember the late actor Jerry Stiller who has died at age 92. Earlier today, his son, Ben Stiller, said in a tweet that his father died of natural causes.

Stage and Screen Actor Jerry Stiller Dies at 92 Photo Stage and Screen Actor Jerry Stiller Dies at 92
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that actor Jerry Stiller has died at age 92. His son, Ben Stiller, said in a tweet that his father died of natural causes.

Broadway Books: 10 Theatre-Themed History Books to Read While Staying Inside! Photo Broadway Books: 10 Theatre-Themed History Books to Read While Staying Inside!
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2020

Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 of our favorite theatre-themed history books to fill the void!

PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: THREE SISTERS by Anton Chekhov Photo PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: THREE SISTERS by Anton Chekhov
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2020

During this time when productions all over the world have been put on pause, we are coming together to celebrate plays that have left their mark on theater history. This week we will be focusing on the plays of Anton Chekhov. Today's play, Three Sisters!

VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'You Can't Stop the Beat' From HAIRSPRAY! Photo VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'You Can't Stop the Beat' From HAIRSPRAY!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2020

In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can! In the spirit of celebrating theater and providing motivation to get up and get shakin', we're taking a look back and paying tribute to some of the greatest dance numbers in musical theater history! Today's number, You Can't Stop the Beat from Hairspray!

Rapeteta Theatre Announces HURLYBURLY Cast And Design Team Photo Rapeteta Theatre Announces HURLYBURLY Cast And Design Team
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2020

Rapeteta Theatre Company has announced its inaugural production Hurlyburly by David Rabe, coming in April 2020.

Ben Platt, Aaron Tveit, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Katrina Lenk and More Join 20th Annu Photo Ben Platt, Aaron Tveit, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Katrina Lenk and More Join 20th Annual MISCAST Gala
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2020

MCC Theater (Bob LuPone, Bernie Telsey, and Will Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) has announced the all-star lineup of performers set for the 20th Annual Miscast Gala.

HB Studio is Celebrating its 75th Anniversary Photo HB Studio is Celebrating its 75th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2020

HB Studio, one of New York's original acting studios, will celebrate its diamond jubilee year with a series of programs and special events which will not only honor its storied 75-year past, but also highlight its role in developing the talent of today and the future.

MCC Theater Sets Date for 20th Annual MISCAST Gala Honoring Oscar Isaac and Susan Raa Photo MCC Theater Sets Date for 20th Annual MISCAST Gala Honoring Oscar Isaac and Susan Raanan
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2019

MCC Theater (Bob LuPone, Bernie Telsey and Will Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) has announced that this year's Miscast gala, an annual showstopper of the theater season, is set for Monday, April 6, 2020, at The Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center (311 West 34th Street), and will honor Golden Globe award winner and MCC Theater alum, Oscar Isaac.

VIDEO: ROBBIE THE REINDEER Airs This Saturday on CBS Photo VIDEO: ROBBIE THE REINDEER Airs This Saturday on CBS
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2019

Ben Stiller, Hugh Grant, Britney Spears, Jim Belushi, Brad Garrett, Leah Remini, Jerry Stiller, James Woods, Dan Dierdorf and Dick Enberg lend their voices to animated holiday special Robbie the Reindeer.

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