As British theater frets over representation of diversity — rightly so — Larry Gelbart and Cy Coleman's jazz musical makes for canny programming from Donmar Warehouse boss Josie Rourke. A spoof with…
Sid Caesar can be judged, in part, by the company he kept. As the star of "Your Show of Shows," he famously provided a spawning ground for numerous titans of comedy, with a writing staff that…
The Writers Guild of America on Sunday unveiled its list of the “101 Best Written TV Series of All Time,” topped by HBO’s “The Sopranos.” The mob drama created by David Chase (pictured above right…
Fifteen years ago today, "Seinfeld" signed off for the last time. It averaged a staggering 76.3 million viewers, per Nielsen estimates, at the time the sixth-most-watched entertainment event…
Howard Rothberg, formerly an agent and personal manager for Mel Brooks and Larry Gelbart, among others, died of cancer in Los Angeles on Jan. 17. He was 72.
The farcical structure of Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart's book is as sound as ever.
Larry Gelbart, the seasoned comedy writer heralded for developing the small screen adaptation of "MASH" and penning the 1982 smash "Tootsie," died Friday after a battle with cancer. He was 81.
A breezy entertainment on serious themes, Larry Gelbart and Craig Wright's "Better Late" explores love, divorce, aging and death with a mature sensibility and a decidedly mainstream comedic tone…
Larry Gelbart, the writer-producer with a resume that stretches from the heyday of radio to Broadway to Emmy-winning HBO telepics, has been tapped to receive the Kieser Award from the Humanitas org…
With Donald Trump reigning in the Nielsen ratings and Martha Stewart possibly preparing for incarceration, the time could hardly be riper for a new play taking aim at Americans' love affair with…