Date of Birth: July 15, 1938 (80)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

The first exhibit in the newly renovated Art Gallery at the JCC Holland Family Building is entitled "Photography Caravan - Images of Jewish Buffalo". This exhibit is a showcase of photographs taken by members of the community who participated in a day long photography workshop with Israeli artist-in-residence, Asaf Elkalai, hosted by the JCC of Greater Buffalo and Buffalo Jewish Federation. (more...)

Dark Star Pictures Acquires Larry Cohen Documentary KING COHENDark Star Pictures Acquires Larry Cohen Documentary KING COHEN
by TV News Desk - May 25, 2018

Dark Star Pictures has acquired North American rights to Steve Mitchell's King Cohen, the true story of writer, producer, director, creator and all-around maverick, Larry Cohen. (more...)

BWW Review: LEVI! A NEW MUSICAL Gives A One-Of-A-Kind Look Into The Life Of A Well-Known NameBWW Review: LEVI! A NEW MUSICAL Gives A One-Of-A-Kind Look Into The Life Of A Well-Known Name
by Ilana Lifshitz - Nov 20, 2017

Look in your closet. How many pairs of jeans have the renowned Levi Strauss patch sewn above the back right pocket? I have quite a few pairs but neglected to wear a single one to the premiere of LEVI! A NEW MUSICAL. Although I was disappointed in myself for this missed opportunity, I was not disappointed by this endearing, yet educational, show. (more...)

Sherman Brothers' New Musical LEVI! Premieres Tonight in Los AngelesSherman Brothers' New Musical LEVI! Premieres Tonight in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

The Los Angeles City College (LACC) Theatre Academy and Kritzerland Entertainment present the world premiere of LEVI!, a classic fit new musical based on the life of Levi Strauss. The production opens tonight, November 17, at LACC'S Camino Theatre. The production will continue through December 2, 2017. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for Sherman Brothers' World Premiere Musical LEVI!Full Cast Announced for Sherman Brothers' World Premiere Musical LEVI!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2017

The Los Angeles City College (LACC) Theatre Academy and Kritzerland Entertainment present the world premiere of LEVI!, a classic fit new musical based on the life of Levi Strauss with a book by legendary cult Film Writer/Director Larry Cohen and Janelle Webb Cohen; and music and lyrics written by Disney's most celebrated Oscar-winning Composers Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman. (more...)

Sherman Brothers' New Musical LEVI! to Have World Premiere in Los AngelesSherman Brothers' New Musical LEVI! to Have World Premiere in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

The Los Angeles City College (LACC) Theatre Academy and Kritzerland Entertainment present the world premiere of LEVI!, a classic fit new musical based on the life of Levi Strauss, with a book by legendary cult film writer/director Larry Cohen and Janelle Webb Cohen, and music and lyrics written by Disney's most celebrated Oscar-winning composers Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman (Mary Poppins, The Jungle Book, Chitty Chitty, Bang Bang, Charlotte's Web, The Aristocats, Bedknobs and Broomsticks and more). (more...)

BWW Interview: Director BRADY SCHWIND Talks About Changes in CARRIE THE MUSICAL
by Don Grigware - Sep 22, 2015

Producers Bruce Robert Harris and Jack W. Batman and The Transfer Group have announced that CARRIE THE MUSICAL will return to Los Angeles at the historic Los Angeles Theatre, the first theatrical musical at that venue. CARRIE THE MUSICAL begins previews on October 1, 2015 and officially opens on October 8, 2015.    (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces 2014 New York Film Festival Opening Acts
by Movies News Desk - Sep 4, 2014

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today NYFF Opening Acts, a ten-day series from September 15-25 celebrating the films of some of the directors who will be showcasing their bold new works at the upcoming 52nd New York Film Festival (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces JAMES BROWN Film Series
by Movies News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today James Brown: The Hardest Working Man in Show Business (August 29 - September 1). (more...)

Seacoast Rep Screens THE STUFF, Featuring Interview with Director Larry Cohen, Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

The Seacoast Repertory Theatre has announced that Let's 'B' Reel: Cult Classic Films will be screening Larry Cohen's high camp, bio-hazard horror comedy The Stuff (1985) tonight, April 16th, 2014 at 7:30pm. The screening will feature an exclusive interactive Skype interview and Q&A on the big screen with the director himself, Larry Cohen. (more...)

Seacoast Rep to Screen THE STUFF, Featuring Interview with Director Larry Cohen, 4/16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2014

The Seacoast Repertory Theatre has announced that Let's 'B' Reel: Cult Classic Films will be screening Larry Cohen's high camp, bio-hazard horror comedy The Stuff (1985) April 16th, 2014 at 7:30pm. The screening will feature an exclusive interactive Skype interview and Q&A on the big screen with the director himself, Larry Cohen. (more...)

Photo Flash: Peter Cambor, Larry Coen and More in Commonwealth Shakespeare's TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2013

One of Greater Boston's most beloved traditions, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company's 'Free Shakespeare On The Common' celebrates its 18th season with the comedy The Two Gentlemen of Verona. Inspired by Rat Pack-era Vegas, this production brings together the talents of CSC's Artistic Director Steve Maler, music director Colin Thurmond and choreographer Yo-el Cassel. Playing today, July 6 - 28, 2013, performances are free and open to the public. For reserved chairs, special events, and more information visit online at www.commshakes.org or call (617) 426-0863. BroadwayWorld has a first look below! (more...)

Bill Nolte Stars in Westchester Broadway Theatre's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, 10/11-2/3
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2013

Westchester Broadway Theatre presents Fiddler On The Roof, with Music by Jerry Bock, Lyrics Sheldon Harnick and Book by Joseph Stein. This production will be directed and choreographed by Richard Stafford with musical direction by Leo P. Carusone. The show runs October 11 - November 25, 2012, and returns January 3 - February 3, 2013, starring Bill Nolte as Tevye. (more...)

Musical Performances by Palm Beach Opera Young Artists to Headline BallenIsles Charities Foundation Second Annual Community Fundraising Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2013

Arias from Romantic Italian Operas, Neapolitan Melodies and popular Broadway Musicals will open the 2013 BallenIsles Charities Foundation Second Annual Community Fundraising Benefit with 'An Evening of Opera' at the Eissey Campus Theatre of Palm Beach State College at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 28, 2013. (more...)

Palm Beach Opera Young Artists to Headline BallenIsles Charities Foundation Second Annual Community Fundraising Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2013

Arias from Romantic Italian Operas, Neapolitan Melodies and popular Broadway Musicals will open the 2013 BallenIsles Charities Foundation Second Annual Community Fundraising Benefit with 'An Evening of Opera' at the Eissey Campus Theatre of Palm Beach State College at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 28, 2013. (more...)

Sundance Institute Announces Acting Company & Collaborators for Fall Musical and Ensemble Lab at MASS MoCA
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2012

The Sundance Institute Theatre Program announced the acting company and collaborators for the three projects being developed at its Fall Lab, which begins today at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA). Under the supervision of Philip Himberg, Artistic Director of the Theatre Program, and Producing Director Christopher Hibma, the two-week Lab provides creative support and direction for innovative musical theatre and ensemble-generated projects. (more...)

Film Society at Lincoln Center Announces Family Films and Midnight Movies Series Lineup, Nov-Dec 2012
by Movies News Desk - Nov 24, 2012

The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced that the November and December lineups for its ongoing Family Films series and Midnight Movies series. (more...)

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