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I don’t think I’ve ever used this site to promote anything personal and it’s questionable if this post would be considered as such. I just logged into facebook and saw a post from a cousin of mine related to Mel Brooks. She had mentioned she liked the Producers on Broadway (who doesn’t!), but I had […]

Posted: September 19th, 2012 under Personal Story, Young Frankenstein.
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The latest issue of the DGA Quarterly has a really well done, in-depth Q&A with Mel Brooks conducted by Robert Weide. I love the little story about Barack Obama. A brief synopsis follows below. You can find the complete interview at DGA Quarterly. Mel Brooks Spills the Beans DGA Quarterly Cover Story Los Angeles – […]


Well, well, looks like we’re finally getting an upgrade to our Mel Brooks Collection DVD set released but only 3 years ago. This time around there will be 9 films included, with the already released Spaceballs the newcomer.  Despite still being 2 months away, there’s already a review on Amazon in regards to the suspect […]


The New York Times has an article about the history of ill will felt against Young Frankenstein The Musical and the decision to close the production due to slumping sales on Jan 4th 2009. If you’re a Mel Brooks fan and haven’t had a chance to check this show out, it’s worth a trip… even […]

Posted: November 24th, 2008 under Young Frankenstein.
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Hi All, Wow, move over Lehman Brothers, we’re all in for quite a treat! Jim Benson has posted a new episode of his TV Time Machine Radio Show with Mel Brooks… and it clocks in at over an hour! It’s full of great clips that most fans have not heard for as far back as […]


Hey All, Finally got access to the internet while I’m on biz travel so updates should be more regular like earlier this year. From here ’til the end of the year I suspect that most updates will be in regards to Spaceballs The Animated Series and Young Frankenstein The Musical. The once defunct Stage link […]

Posted: September 5th, 2007 under SiteNews, Spaceballs, Young Frankenstein.
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The New York Post has an interesting article that touches upon some aspects of the Young Frankenstein Musical that fans may not be aware of. Thanks to Lisa for the tip (fannetastic.com).

Posted: August 4th, 2007 under Young Frankenstein.
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Thanks to fan Nick W. for informing me that YoungFrankensteinTheMusical.com is up. Not sure how I missed this. Get your tickets now! The Seattle Preview runs August 7-Sept 1st at the Paramount Theatre. Tickets can be purchased by first clicking on “Enter Site” then “Seattle Tickets” on the page that loads. The NY Preview begins […]

Posted: August 1st, 2007 under Young Frankenstein.
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Steve Friess who runs TheStripPodCast.com recently sat down with Mel Brooks to discuss Young Frankenstein, Davis Hasselhoff and political correctness. You can read the full transcript or listen to the Podcast at Steve’s page. Excerpts from the interview were featured in a Newsweek Online Exclusive. It also looks like Mel might be considering a solo […]


Small, but significant additions today. The October 1966 and February 1975 Playboy interviews have been mirrored by other sites on the net but their original home was here @Brookslyn. They are some of the earliest interviews that I have found hardcopies of and also the original interviews that really got me interested in Mel Brooks. […]

Posted: March 7th, 2007 under Interview, TYOM, Young Frankenstein.
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