A Jewish Joke Summary A Jewish Joke is a drama about comedy.
Bernie Lutz is a curmudgeonly Jewish comedy screenwriter from MGM, who comes up against the Communist blacklist in 1950’s Hollywood. Now, he has to decide what´s more important - his friends, or his livelihood? Armed with stories about the great era of Jewish humor, this poignant solo dramedy is about one American´s fight against one of the darkest moments of the mid-20th century.
WINNER! Best Drama, United Solo Theatre Festival
"Furious and Funny" - San Diego Union Tribune"A solo tour-de-force" - Huffington Post
"Phil Johnson brings Bernie to such vivid life, you think he must know him inside and out. " - St. Louis Post-Dispatch
"Johnson is a sensational performer....This impressive production needs a lengthy run in NYC. " - New York Theatre Guide
A Jewish Joke Cast Members: Phil Johnson
A Jewish Joke Creative Team Author: Phil Johnson and Marni Freedman
Director: David Ellenstein
Producer: The Roustabouts Theatre Co.
Press Agent: Richard Hillman PR
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