Legendary comic Mel Brooks on his new
Time OutLegendary comic Mel Brooks on his new musical, 'Young Frankenstein'Time OutI am slightly frightened of meeting Mel Brooks. Not because the iconic comedian, film director and theatre-maker has a scary reputation. I'm just a bit worried that at 91 – he was born in Brooklyn to Jewish-Polish parents on June 28 1926 – he might be ...
Posted on 8 October 2017 | 9:56 pm
How Mel Brooks' lady of dance made it in a
BBC NewsHow Mel Brooks' lady of dance made it in a man's worldBBC NewsSusan Stroman says it's always been a male-dominated profession, but one she loves nonetheless. Susan Stroman is in London to direct and choreograph a new version of Mel Brooks' Young Frankenstein - and by now she's pretty much used to the concept ...and more »
Posted on 7 October 2017 | 5:01 pm
Mel Brooks is right, The One Show is crazy
The GuardianMel Brooks is right, The One Show is crazy – thrilling, isn't it?The GuardianAh, The One Show. Hosted by Matt Baker – so excitable I'm positive he's actually just a labrador in human costume – and Alex Jones – contractually obliged since 2010 to smile at all times – it has a reputation of being bland, inoffensive and charmingly ...
Posted on 2 October 2017 | 6:20 am
'We've created a monster': Lesley Joseph on
Daily Mail'We've created a monster': Lesley Joseph on why landing a part in Mel Brooks's new musical production of Young ...Daily MailNow she's landed the role of Frau Blucher, the surly housekeeper in Mel Brooks's new stage production of Young Frankenstein, his hilarious 1974 horror film parody. No wonder she's smiling. 'The day after I was voted out of Strictly my agent got in ...Young Frankenstein, The Musical, Opens DePauw Theatre SeasonDePauw Universityall 2 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2017 | 3:33 pm
Watch Mel Brooks be completely baffled by
NME.comWatch Mel Brooks be completely baffled by the concept of 'The One Show'NME.comLegendary comedian Mel Brooks appeared on The One Show last night (September 27) and didn't hold back what he thought of it. Brooks – known for his classic films The Producers, Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein – appeared on the BBC nightly ...Mel Brooks skewers The One ShowJewish Chronicleall 2 news articles »
Posted on 28 September 2017 | 9:54 am
Cate Blanchett to receive BFI fellowship at
The “Elizabeth” actress will join the likes of Al Pacino, Mel Brooks, Christopher Lee, Tim Burton,Stephen Frears and Helena Bonham Carter who were also awarded BFI Fellowships.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:21 pm
Fifth Harmony: 'I’m In Love With a
Steve Buscemi and David Spade) to teach his half-human, half-vampire grandson how to act like a true vamp, and he also decides to open up the hotel to humans. Drac’s dad Vlad (Mel Brooks) also enters the picture to stir up even more trouble for the group.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:25 am
The Producers’ at Providence Performing
Award-winning comic sensation “The Producers” takes the stage at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) for one performance only on Saturday, October 31, at 8 p.m. “The Producers” is the hilarious Mel Brooks smash-hit that took Broadway by ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:22 am
Hilarious ‘Young Frankenstein’ at TBTS
Bill Hanney saved the best for last at his Theatre-by-the-Sea in Matunuck with his production of Mel Brooks’ musical adaptation of one of the funniest movies ever made, “Young Frankenstein.” Hanney and director/choreographer Kevin P. Hill chose to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:10 am
Cate Blanchett to Receive BFI Honor
Previous BFI Fellowships include Stephen Frears, Sir Christopher Lee, Tim Burton and Helena Bonham Carter. Al Pacino and Mel Brooks have also received BFI Fellowships.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:56 am