(6/1/03-8/24/03) Stage: Wrote music / lyrics / (w/Thomas Meehan
) book for "The Producers", performed at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson production at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood, CA. Susan Stroman
was director and choreographer.
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5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[on Richard Pryor
in Blazing Saddles
(1974)] I knew how bright he was. I hired him because I was going to do a lot of black jokes. I said, "I'm not going to take the heat for these. I want somebody there to give me the okay, see if I cross the line, what's in good taste, what's in bad taste." Strangely enough, Pryor wrote very little of the black stuff. I wound up doing that.
His films usually contain many Jewish references and jokes