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  1. Theatrical Throwback Thursday: Elaine Stritch Gets JuicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... was a variety show that ran on NBC at the time as a summer replacement for popular - and fondly remembered - Sid Caesar variety series YOUR SHOW OF SHOWS. "And now we take to you to a typical American supermarket in Orange...," wink-wink, "New ...

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  2. 'Laughter' falls short of its comic inspirationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Daily Herald

    ... comedy "Laughter on the 23rd Floor." The play is a loving, fictionalized take on his own early writing career for Sid Caesar's hit 1950s variety program "Your Show of Shows," which also featured on its writing staff comic greats like Mel Brooks, ...

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  3. Mel Brooks Digs The Good Wife; Carl Reiner Thinks John Oliver Is 'Incredible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Rotten Tomatoes

    The stage at the Beverly Hills Paley Center for Media still stands today, even after holding up the comedic weight from Wednesday's night tribute to the late Sid Caesar.

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  4. Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner & Friends Salute Sid Caesar Tonight at The Paley CenterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Mel B rooks, Carl Reiner , and additional guests to be announced. Moderator: Eddy Friedfeld (Coauthor [with Sid Caesar ], Caesar's Hours: My Life in Comedy, With Love and Laughter) " Sid Caesar was a giant-maybe the best comedian who ever practiced ...

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  5. Mel Brooks & Carl Reiner to Salute Sid Caesar Tonight; Event to Be Live StreamedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Two comedic legends, Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner will reunite this evening to pay homage to the late comedian Sid Caesar at the Paley Center in Los Angeles.

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  6. Theater events: 'Merry Wives' opening at First FolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Daily Herald

    ... Oak Brook. The show opens July 12. $22-$37. (630) 986-8067 or Neil Simon drew upon his experiences writing for Sid Caesar's "Your Show of Shows," a 1950s comedy-variety show, to inspire "Laughter on the 23rd Floor." Metropolis Performing Arts Centre ...

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  7. Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner & Friends Salute Sid Caesar, 7/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Mel B rooks , Carl Reiner , and additional guests to be announced. Moderator: Eddy Friedfeld (Coauthor [with Sid Caesar ], Caesar's Hours: My Life in Comedy, With Love and Laughter) " Sid Caesar was a giant-maybe the best comedian who ever practiced ...

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  8. Neil SimonRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Free Dictionary

    ... comedy scripts for radio and some popular early television shows. Among them were The Phil Silvers Show and Sid Caesar 's Your Show of Shows in 1950, where he worked alongside other young writers including Carl Reiner , Mel Brooks and Selma Diamond ...

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  9. Auditions: Neil Simon's 'Laughter on the 23rd Floor' at Barn TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... by Stephen Catron. SHOW DESCRIPTION: Inspired by the playwright's youthful experience as a staff writer on Sid Caesar's 1950's Your Show of Shows. A comic drama as the harried writing staff frantically scrambles to top each other with gags while ...

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  10. Carol Burnett and Buddy Hackett shows on DVD, Preston Sturges films discussedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... terrific chemistry together in this long "lost" series, produced and directed by Max Liebman (the genius behind Sid Caesar's "Your Show of Shows.")a Writers included Woody Allen, Danny and Neil Simon and Lucille Kallen (all of whom wrote for ...

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  11. Theatrical Throwback Thursday: Elaine Stritch Gets JuicyRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... was a variety show that ran on NBC at the time as a summer replacement for popular - and fondly remembered - Sid Caesar variety series YOUR SHOW OF SHOWS. "And now we take to you to a typical American supermarket in Orange...," wink-wink, "New ...

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  12. Theatrical Throwback Thursday: Elaine Stritch Gets JuicyRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... was a variety show that ran on NBC at the time as a summer replacement for popular - and fondly remembered - Sid Caesar variety series YOUR SHOW OF SHOWS. "And now we take to you to a typical American supermarket in Orange...," wink-wink, "New ...

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  13. Mad FunnyRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... on a race to find the loot, with Tracy right behind them. Be careful when you sip your beverage - comic greats Sid Caesar, Milton Berle, Buddy Hackett, Jonathan Winters, Mickey Rooney, Phil Silvers, Don Knotts, Carl Reiner, Ethel Merman and Buster ...

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  14. 10 Greatest Road Trip MoviesBy Marina WattsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World . Mickey Rooney, Sid Caesar, Spencer Tracy, and Ethel Merman star in this quintessential road trip movie about a treasure hunt for $350,000.

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  15. New Waterlogg 'Public Radio to Audio Book Program' Helps Producers Distribute Direct to ListenersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2014 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... him like Ernest T. Bass and the name comes from the This is Your Life sketch from Your Show of Shows with Morris, Sid Caesar and Carl Reiner.'' The Jazz-O-Rama Hour Remastered Rhapsodies Host Joe Bev presents remastered 78 RPM records including: ...

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  16. Beer In Ads #1189: Sid Caesar For BlatzRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Brookston Beer Bulletin

    ... Finest Beer" because they lived there, or near there, at some point in their lives. This one features comedian Sid Caesar , who was best known for his variety television series Your Show of Shows . He was born in Yonker, New York, but according to ...

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  17. Moving and Shaking: Carl Reiner and Phil Rosenthal at the L.A. Jewish Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | The Jewish Journal

    ... ceremony. The May 1 gathering in Beverly Hills marked the start of this year's annual festival. The memory of Sid Caesar was the theme of the opening night, featuring a screening of "Ten From Your Show of Shows," a 1973 collection of 10 legendary ...

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  18. 'Blazing Saddles': Mel Brooks 'envisioned a race riot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... Brooks has worn the crown well since Blazing Saddles , since The Producers , since Get Smart , since writing for Sid Caesar's Your Show of Shows . But Blazing Saddles might be his zaniest movie ever, which is saying something. In 1874, a ...

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  19. New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Justin Pugh Eager to Learn Big Blue's New OffenseRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival's gala honoring Carl Reiner. The festival will also pay tribute opening night to Sid Caesar, who died in February, with a screening of "Ten From Your Show of Shows," a 1973 compilation film of classic sketches from ...

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  20. Carl Reiner And Sid Caesar To Be Honored At L.A. Jewish Film FestivalRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | WENN Blog

    Veteran actor Carl Reiner and his late comedian pal Sid Caesar will be honored at the upcoming Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival.

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