February 11, 2019
$45 Temple Emanu-El
This event is part of a three-part series. These tickets are for OPEN SEATING – any open seat that is not reserved for series ticket holders will be available to attendees.
A special program curated by Scott Siegel, creator of Town Hall’s critically acclaimed signature series, Broadway by the Year.
Tinseltown was in0vented by Sam Goldfish (born Shmuel Gelbfisz), who teamed up with his brother-in-law, Jesse L. Lasky, to make the first feature film.
Along with Jewish studio bosses, actors, actresses, writers and directors, Jewish composers created much of Hollywood’s magic. Think “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on my Head,” “The Way We Were,” “If I Didn’t Have You,” “The Look of Love,” “What’s New Pussycat.”
Now you won’t just think about these iconic tunes… you can enjoy the works of Alfred Newman, Randy Newman, Burt Bacharach, Hal David, Alan Menken, Marvin Hamlisch, Barbra Streisand, Stephen Sondheim… performed by Broadway and nightclub singers.
Tonya Pinkins (Tony Award Winner)
Robert Cuccioli (Tony Nominee)
Jarrod Spector (Tony Nominee)
Julia Murney (2X Drama Desk Nominee)
Betsy Wolfe (Waitress, Bullets Over Broadway)
Elizabeth Stanley (Company, Million Dollar Quartet)
Kelli Barrett (Dr. Zhivago, Gettin’ the Band Back Together, movie star)
Maxine Linehan (International concert and recording artist)
Cast subject to change.
Categories: Spring 2019