Sid Caesar & Company [Does Anybody Know What I'm Talking About?] (1989). Comedy/revue. Featuring songs by Martin Charnin; Musical Director: Elliot Finkel
[credited as Elliott Finkel]. Directed by Martin Charnin
. John Golden Theatre: 1 Nov 1989- 4 Nov 1989 (5 performances + 6 previews that began on 27 Oct 1989). Cast: Sid Caesar
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1 Interview |
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6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
When I did comedy I made fun of myself. If there was a buffoon, I played the buffoon. And people looked at me and said, "Gee, that's like Uncle David", or "That's like a friend of mine.". And they related through that. I didn't make fun of them. I made fun of me.
Caesar's appearance in his first series The Admiral Broadway Revue
(1949) with Imogene Coca
was a huge hit with television audiences. Simultaneously broadcast on NBC and the Dumont network, its sponsor, Admiral Corporation, an appliance company, could not keep up with the demand for its new television sets, so the show was canceled on account of its runaway success.
Comedy acts involving ordinary people in unrealistic situations