Israel Horovitz

American writer Israel Horovitz

Israel Horovitz is an playwright, director, and actor.
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Israel Horovitz Plays Canceled After Sexual Misconduct Accusations
NYTimes - 3 months
Two theaters pulled plays from their schedules after The New York Times reported the accusations of nine women.
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Nine Women Accuse Israel Horovitz, Playwright and Mentor, of Sexual Misconduct
NYTimes - 3 months
He was a charismatic father figure who nurtured young writers. But in incidents from the 1980s through 2016, the women describe a pattern of abuse and betrayal.
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New York Theater's Admired Outlier
Wall Street Journal - over 1 year
Playwright Israel Horovitz, who became a significant voice in contemporary drama mostly away from New York, has returned to the city with ‘Out of the Mouths of Babes,’ his first production at a major city venue in more than a decade.
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What I Love: Israel Horovitz at Home in Greenwich Village
NYTimes - over 1 year
A playwright’s longtime home bears his stamp — and that of the odd errant baseball.
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Review: In ‘Out of the Mouths of Babes,’ Mourning a Departed Lothario
NYTimes - over 1 year
Four women who have all been involved with the same man gather in his Paris apartment in this new play from Israel Horovitz.
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Toronto: Kristin Scott Thomas joins 'My Old Lady'; Cohen Media Group acquires North American rights
Yahoo News - over 4 years
By Josh Dickey LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Cohen Media Group has acquired all North American rights to the film adaptation of Israel Horovitz's stage dramedy "My Old Lady,"and BBC Films has come on to co-finance, the New York-based specialty distributor announced Friday out of Toronto. Cohen also announced the addition of Kristin Scott Thomas to the caste, joining Maggie Smith and Kevin Kline. The actor leads the story of a man waiting for an elderly Parisian woman to die so he can sell the apartment he inherited. Thomas will play the woman's daughter. ...
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Jay Weston: Al Pacino Plays Phil Spector in HBO Film
Huffington Post - almost 5 years
Al Pacino at the Venice Film Festival On Sunday I attended a concert by musician Herb Alpert inaugurating the stunning Ann and Jerry Moss Theatre located in the Herb Alpert Educational Village in Santa Monica. It was an illustrious invited audience of people who had contributed to the creation of this astonishing educational complex dedicated to furthering the cause of education in America -- which is a roundabout way to get into this story of actor Al Pacino playing Phil Spector in that much-discussed (and very weird) HBO film. You see, I was coincidentally seated in the theatre next to legendary filmmakers Roger Corman and wife Julie... and remarked that Roger had produced a 1985 B-movie, Barbarian Queen, which has become a cult favorite; it starred the Amazonian 6 foot tall blond bombshell, Lana Clarkson... whose death was explored in the David Mamet-written and directed HBO film playing that very evening. I remarked to the Cormans that I had casually met Phil Spector ma...
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Playwright Israel Horovitz Center Stage as He Is Honored by France in New York
Forward - almost 6 years
“I parle Français like a Spanish cow,” playwright Israel Horovitz joked as he accepted the insignia of Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters, awarded to him on April 3 from the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, in New York. Click here for the rest of the article...
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You are viewing the archive: “The Gambler 1974” - Deadline.com
Google News - over 6 years
After graduating from Harvard in 1966 I taught literature and writing in a radical new program at CCNY whose additional faculty included Joseph Heller, John Hawks, William Burroughs, Donald Barthelme, Adrienne Rich, Mark Mirsky and Israel Horovitz
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Israel Horovitz tackles 9/11, senior years in plays at Gloucester - Boston Globe
Google News - over 6 years
11, Israel Horovitz will fly to New York and back. His one-man play about the aftermath of 9/11, “After Paradise,'' will be performed in New York and in Gloucester on the anniversary. He'll introduce the piece in New York in the afternoon and perform
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Senior Menu - Gloucester Daily Times
Google News - over 6 years
Award-winning playwright Israel Horovitz set out to write a romantic play as a Valentine for his British wife in the early 1990s. A decade later, that play — still romantic and humorous — has become a cautionary tale for his daughters
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Horovitz' work a romantic comedy with a message - Gloucester Daily Times
Google News - over 6 years
By Gail McCarthy Staff Writer Award-winning playwright Israel Horovitz set out to write a romantic play as a Valentine for his British wife in the early 1990s. A decade later, that play — still romantic and humorous — has become a cautionary tale for
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Worth The Ticket Price - WBUR
Google News - over 6 years
The Barrrington Stage Company and Gloucester Stage Company are reviving “The Game,” a musical version of “Les Liaisons Dangereuses,” and “Fighting Over Beverley,” a play by Gloucester Stage founder Israel Horovitz. I wasn't wowed by either when I saw
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RVCC theater class to put on Sept. 11 plays - MyCentralJersey.com
Google News - over 6 years
11 attacks, the students will put on two one-act plays — “Speaking Well of the Dead” by Israel Horovitz and “Land of the Dead” by Neil LaBute — and a monologue titled “Three Weeks After Paradise” by Horovitz. Horovitz and LaBute are renowned American
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Israel Horovitz to Participate in Gloucester Stage's Three Weeks After ... - TheaterMania.com
Google News - over 6 years
Israel Horovitz's film Three Weeks After Paradise, and a companion stage piece, Ten Years After Paradise, will be offered as a special event at Gloucester Stage on Sunday, September 11 at 8pm. The evening will begin with the film, based on work that
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Around Cape Ann: Rocky Neck tradition kicks off busy weekend - Gloucester Daily Times
Google News - over 6 years
11 with the New England premiere of Israel Horovitz's "Three Weeks After Paradise." For information, visit www.gloucesterstage.org, A special concert to benefit soldiers overseas will be held on Friday, Aug. 19, at the Gloucester House at the Seven
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Bio: Behr, Ira Steven - AllYourTV.com
Google News - over 6 years
Later Behr met and assisted playwright Israel Horovitz and was offered a playwriting scholarship to Brandeis University. Instead, he elected to move to Los Angeles to pursue a career in writing comedy. However, it was in dramatic television that Behr
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Israel Horovitz
    LATE ADULTHOOD
  • 2014
    Age 74
    In 2014 he published a collection of poems Heaven and Other Poems through Three Rooms Press.
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  • 2013
    Age 73
    Horovitz adapted his stage-play My Old Lady for the screen, which he directed in summer, 2013, starring Maggie Smith, Kevin Kline, Kristin Scott-Thomas and Dominique Pinon.
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  • FORTIES
  • 1982
    Age 42
    His screenplay for the 1982 film Author!
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1975
    Age 35
    He also founded The New York Playwrights Lab in 1975, and still serves as the NYPL's Artistic Director.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1939
    Born
    Born on March 31, 1939.
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