When AFI gives a lifetime achievement award to Mel Brooks, a filmmaker famous for satire and screwball comedy, be prepare for an evening of roasts. And that's more or less what happened June 6, as…
A look back at the funnyman's filmography, from "The Producers" to "Dracula: Dead and Loving It"
Mel Brooks has won an Oscar, an Emmy, a Grammy and his musical The Producers earned a record 12 Tonys. He worked with a team of writers on Your Show of Shows that was the equivalent of the 1927…
New York City Center's long-running Encores! program, which has yielded a string of commercial Broadway transfers including the still-running revival of “Chicago,” has set a 2014 season that will…
Ambassador Theater Group, the largest owner-operator of theaters in the U.K., has at last planted a flag on Broadway with the acquisition of the Foxwoods Theater, current home of “Spider-Man: Turn…
Martin Scorsese will present Brooks with the honor June 6.
Billy Crudup and Gotham legit vet Shuler Hensley have been tapped to join Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in "No Man's Land" and "Waiting for Godot," the Harold Pinter-Samuel Beckett double-bill set…
The world preem of a new version of the Cy Coleman tuner "Barnum" revised by Cameron Mackintosh and Mark Bramble, headlines the 2013 Chichester Festival Theater slate that also includes a new…
Tuner plays better in the Pantages Theater than Mel Brooks' first legit smash, "The Producers."
Thanks to "The Producers," "Blazing Saddles," "Young Frankenstein," "High Anxiety" and a slew of other movie, stage, TV and album hits, Mel Brooks' prominent place in the pantheon of comedy stars is…
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