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Laraine Newman

 
Date of Birth: March 02, 1952 (70)

Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA, USA
VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 Photo VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Stars in the House for Ukraine, an 11+ Hour telethon of the weekly streaming show, raised $139,000 for the International Rescue Committee's humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine. That total is inclusive of a generous matching donation by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which matched the first $50,000 worth of donations.

Ben Stiller, Christine Baranski, Kristen Bell, and Many More Join STARS IN THE HOUSE  Photo Ben Stiller, Christine Baranski, Kristen Bell, and Many More Join STARS IN THE HOUSE 10-Hour Telethon For Ukraine
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2022

More celebrity guests have been added to Stars in the House For Ukraine – the 10-hour telethon to raise money and awareness for those affected by the ongoing war in Ukraine. Hosted by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, the show will air live on Saturday, March 26th from 12:00pm ET – 10:00pm ET.

VIDEO: HBO Max Releases CLOSE ENOUGH Season Three Trailer Photo VIDEO: HBO Max Releases CLOSE ENOUGH Season Three Trailer
by Michael Major - Mar 23, 2022

The cast includes JG Quintel, Gabrielle Walsh, Jason Mantzoukas, Kimiko Glenn, Danielle Brooks, Jessica DiCicco, and James Adomian. The guest cast includes Henry Winkler, Laraine Newman, John Early, Nikki Glaser, Debra Wilson,  and Monét X. Change.

NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME To Play Limited Engagement In Miami Photo NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME To Play Limited Engagement In Miami
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2022

The Roxy Theatre Group, Broadway Factor and Grove House Productions will present 'Not Ready For Prime Time,' a behind-the-scenes look at the original 'Saturday Night Live' (SNL) cast and their wild and crazy journey that transformed American pop culture.

Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival Presents Awards to Chita Rivera, Olympia Dukakis Photo Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival Presents Awards to Chita Rivera, Olympia Dukakis and More, March 24
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 3, 2022

The 29th Annual Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival will honor five women for their exceptional career and life achievements in the Opening Night Champagne GALA and Awards Ceremony on March 24, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. in a virtual presentation.

NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME Postpones Engagement in Miami Photo NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME Postpones Engagement in Miami
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2021

The Roxy Theatre Group, Broadway United and Broadway Factor announced today that “Not Ready For Prime Time,” a behind-the-scenes look at the original “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) cast and their wild and crazy journey that transformed American pop culture, has postponed its upcoming engagement.

NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME to Play Limited Engagement in Miami Photo NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME to Play Limited Engagement in Miami
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2021

 The Roxy Theatre Group, Broadway United and Broadway Factor will present “Not Ready For Prime Time,” a behind-the-scenes look at the original “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) cast and their wild and crazy journey that transformed American pop culture.

Matthew Broderick, Dick Cavett & Rachel Dratch Featured on The Pack Podcast Photo Matthew Broderick, Dick Cavett & Rachel Dratch Featured on The Pack Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2021

Two-time Tony Winner Matthew Broderick, Emmy-winning legend Dick Cavett and  Rachel Dratch (SNL) are featured in the latest episode of The Pack Podcast—“Two Hours Back.” 

SF SKETCHFEST Announces Initial Lineup For 2022 San Francisco Photo SF SKETCHFEST Announces Initial Lineup For 2022 San Francisco
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 19, 2021

SF Sketchfest announces the initial lineup for the 20th Anniversary comedy festival taking place January 7-23 in venues across San Francisco.

Matthew Broderick, Christie Brinkley and More to Star in CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at S Photo Matthew Broderick, Christie Brinkley and More to Star in CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at Southampton Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2021

Southampton Arts Center will present the acclaimed international comedy Broadway sensation Celebrity Autobiography for one night only with an all-star cast including Christie Brinkley, Matthew Broderick, Susan Lucci, and Ralph Macchio.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 1- with Matt Doyle, John Kander, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 1- with Matt Doyle, John Kander, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 1, 2021

Today (April 1) in live streaming: it's Game Night on Stars in the House, Matt Doyle visits Backstage Live and more!

FUNNY ON PURPOSE April Fools' Comedy Show Announced Photo FUNNY ON PURPOSE April Fools' Comedy Show Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 30, 2021

This hilarious recurring virtual comedy gameshow is hosted by J. Keith van Straaten, and features two teams of very funny people playing games like Any Word But the Word, Quick Draw, Whose Truths, and Scramble.

WISH YOU WERE HERE, ASK ARIZONA, BILLIE WAS A BLACK WOMAN and More to be Released on  Photo WISH YOU WERE HERE, ASK ARIZONA, BILLIE WAS A BLACK WOMAN and More to be Released on Audible April 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 26, 2021

Audible has announced the content they will be releasing in April 2021! Scripted titles include a celebration of legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday with Billie Was a Black Woman written and hosted by Rebecca Carroll; the comedy Hit Job starring Keke Palmer and Pete Davidson and more.

Josh Groban, Benj Pasek, Laraine Newman and More Featured in 92Y Online Events Photo Josh Groban, Benj Pasek, Laraine Newman and More Featured in 92Y Online Events
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 8, 2021

92Y has announced their upcoming events, featuring Josh Groban, Benj Pasek, Laraine Newman and many more! Multiplatinum global superstar Josh Groban joins them upon the release of the new deluxe edition of his lockdown-recorded 2020 album Harmony.

'Weird Al' Yankovic, Rachel Dratch, Jon Hamm, Jane Lynch & More to Take Part in SF Sk Photo 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Rachel Dratch, Jon Hamm, Jane Lynch & More to Take Part in SF Sketchfest's FESTPOCALYPSE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 26, 2021

SF Sketchfest will present Festpocalypse, an all-star virtual variety show featuring over 100 of the biggest names in comedy, film, and television livestreaming on Saturday, January 30. Festpocalypse features all new performances and appearances from The Kids in the Hall, Bob Odenkirk & David Cross, SNL alums Cheri Oteri, Fred Armisen, and more.

Annette Bening, Matthew Broderick, and Eva Marie Saint Featured in Holiday Episode Of Photo Annette Bening, Matthew Broderick, and Eva Marie Saint Featured in Holiday Episode Of The Pack Podcast
by Stephi Wild - Dec 24, 2020

Tony-winner Matthew Broderick, 4-time Oscar-nominee Annette Bening, and Oscar-winner Eva Marie Saint (On the Waterfront, North by Northwest) are featured in this week's special holiday episode of The Pack Podcast “The Christmas Letter” which is available starting today.

Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening and Eva Marie Saint Join Char Photo Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening and Eva Marie Saint Join Charity Performance Series This Month
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2020

Emmy-winner Sarah Jessica Parker, Tony-winner Matthew Broderick, 4-time Oscar-nominee Annette Bening, and Oscar-winner Eva Marie Saint (On the Waterfront, North by Northwest) are joining an online spoken word performance series benefitting The Actors Fund & Feeding America.

Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening and Eva Marie Saint Join THE  Photo Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening and Eva Marie Saint Join THE PACK PODCAST in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2020

Emmy-winner Sarah Jessica Parker, Tony-winner Matthew Broderick, 4-time Oscar-nominee Annette Bening, and Oscar-winner Eva Marie Saint (On the Waterfront, North by Northwest) are joining The Pack Podcast, the spoken word series benefitting The Actors Fund & Feeding America.

Margaret Cho, Jackie Hoffman and Maggie Wheeler to Appear in New Episode of THE PACK  Photo Margaret Cho, Jackie Hoffman and Maggie Wheeler to Appear in New Episode of THE PACK PODCAST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2020

Margaret Cho, Jackie Hoffman and Maggie Wheeler appear in this week’s new episode of The Pack Podcast, now up online. The episode 'Sky High' is a fantastical tale of a life coach, her client, and a life-altering sandwich. The spoken word series features star-studded casts performing short comedies by Emmy-nominated & Drama Desk-winner Eugene Pack.

THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL's Caroline Aaron  Joins The Pack Podcast in Special Thanksg Photo THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL's Caroline Aaron Joins The Pack Podcast in Special Thanksgiving Episode
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 27, 2020

Caroline Aaron (Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) joins The Pack Podcast in a special Thanksgiving short comedy Butterball which is now up online.

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