Tony and Emmy winner Hal Linden (The Rothschilds, Barney Miller, The Scottsboro Boys) and TV veteran Bernie Kopell (The Love Boat, Get Smart, That Girl) star in the world premiere of Ed. Weinberger's new comedy Two Jews, Talking, which began previews Off-Broadway August 20.
Obie winner Dan Wackerman directs the open-ended run at Theatre at St. Clement’s. Opening night is August 28.
The two one-act plays bring Lou and Bud together in the Biblical past and Phil and Marty together in contemporary Long Island. They philosophize about women, sex, food, the divine, and destiny in this tale of companionship and friendship.
The production features scenic and lighting design by Harry Feiner and sound design by Trevor Trotto. The production stage manager is Catrina Kopell, and the assistant stage manager is Jacqueline Perez.
Weinberger wrote and produced for The Mary Tyler Moore Show and co-created Taxi, Dear John, and The Cosby Show. He also executive-produced and created Amen, Sparks, and Good News. Emmy winner Weinberger is also the author of the solo play A Man and His Prostate, which starred the late Ed Asner and toured nationally.
Kevin Kennedy, Edmund Gaynes, Maxwell Media, Ben Feldman, and Alexander “Sandy” Marshall produce. For ticket information, click here.