Book Program: Overweight Sensation: The Life and Comedy of Allan Sherman at Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust

05/29/13 7pm 36 Battery Pl Map

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Author Mark Cohen in conversation with Dan Friedman, Managing Editor, Forward The first biography of the singer/parodist explores his unique brand of Jewish comedy and the genesis of such hits as "Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh" and the "Hava Nagila" spoof "Harvey and Sheila."

Free with suggested donation

Tickets will be available at the box office on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 4 P.M. on the day of the program.

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Hava Nagila: A Song for the People. See the exhibition before the program.

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