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Virtual Streicker: Alan Zweibel and Judd Apatow

Alan Zweibel & Judd Apatow: What’s So Funny About America?

August 6 | 6:30 PM EDT | Free

For almost half a century, we’ve been laughing at Alan Zweibel’s jokes without even knowing his name because his lines were delivered by Gilda Radner and John Belushi, Garry Shandling and Billy Crystal. One of the original writers for Saturday Night Live, Zweibel has been a fixture in American comedy since the moment Lorne Michaels, creator of The Not Ready for Prime Time Players rescued him from his gig selling material to the last of the Borscht Belt standup comics for $7 a bit.

In his new book, Laugh Lines, Zweibel weaves together his own memories – of SNLCurb Your Enthusiasm and his collaboration with Billy Crystal on their Tony Award-winning production of 700 Sundays – with interviews with his friends and colleagues, including Richard Lewis Bob Saget, Sarah Silverman, Dave Barry and Carl Reiner.

Wander down comedic memory lane with Zweibel in conversation with director, producer, screenwriter and comedian Judd Apatow.

Moderated by SiriusXM’s Jessica Shaw.

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Via Zoom Conferencing

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1.   The way which will allow you to ask questions through typed messages – is via Zoom. You can very simply download Zoom to your computer or tablet at https://zoom.us/download (we suggest that you take care of downloading Zoom prior to the start of the course). Then, at the time of the seminar, just copy this link into your browser: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YIVdl2RRQBSL1a-pkXnd8Q

2.   If you are looking for a simpler way to watch and listen, you can livestream the class from Temple Emanu-El’s website by copying this link into your browser: https://www.emanuelnyc.org/broadcast/

Date
Aug 6
Time
6:30 pm
Register Here
Date
Aug 6
Time
6:30 pm
Register Here