When Comedy Went to School (6-Jun-2013)|
Directors: Mevlut Akkaya; Ron Frank
Writer: Lawrence Richards
Keywords: Documentary, Stand-Up Comedy, Jewish
Documentary traces the rise of contemporary stand-up comedy through some of modern American history's most successful Jewish comedians.
Featuring interviews with the likes of Jerry Stiller, Larry King, and Sid Caesar among others, When Comedy Went to School documents the rise of modern stand-up comedy in the United States, depicting how a cast of Jewish-American entertainers in the Catskill Mountains laid the groundwork for future generations of funnymen.
||Your Show of Shows
||Early influential stand-up comic
||Frank Costanza on Seinfeld
Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile
Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications