New Jewish Theatre http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Ed Asner Of Mary Tyler Moore Show Fame To Perform 'FDR' In St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ed-asner-mary-tyler-moore-show-fame-perform-fdr-st-louis <p>Actor Ed Asner is coming to St. Louis to perform a benefit next Sunday for New Jewish Theatre. Best known for playing the character of Lou Grant in the Mary Tyler Moore Show, this time Asner is taking on the role of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in a one-man show called "FDR."</p><p>The performance is adapted from the 1958 play “Sunrise at Campobello” and takes the audience on a journey through FDR’s four-term presidency, from the Depression through World War II.</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:47:55 +0000 Camille Phillips 35376 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Ed Asner Of Mary Tyler Moore Show Fame To Perform 'FDR' In St. Louis Review: New Jewish Theatre's "The Good Doctor" Promises Laughter, Delivers Chortle http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/review-new-jewish-theatres-good-doctor-promises-laughter-delivers-chortle <p></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 15:49:51 +0000 Donna Parrone 30523 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Review: New Jewish Theatre's "The Good Doctor" Promises Laughter, Delivers Chortle Ami Dayan Performs “Conviction” At New Jewish Theatre http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ami-dayan-performs-conviction-new-jewish-theatre <p>Actor, director and playwright Ami Dayan returns to St. Louis to perform his adaptation of Orem Neeman’s one-man play <em>Conviction.</em> Dyan grew up in a Kibbutz in Israel, but spent two years in St. Louis in the early 1970s when his father was the Israeli emissary to St. Louis at the JCC.&nbsp; So it will be a homecoming of sorts when he performs at the <a href="http://www.newjewishtheatre.org">New Jewish Theatre</a> on the JCC campus.</p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 21:49:55 +0000 Mary Edwards & Alex Heuer 24971 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Ami Dayan Performs “Conviction” At New Jewish Theatre