Category Archives: Hollywood memoirs

Losing Weight the Easy Way


This short blog on losing weight is a departure for this website – which is devoted to my three volume […]

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Writing an Autobiography – Try it. You’ll Like it.


Writing an autobiography (a memoir) is the height of self-involvement, one might even say egotism yet there’s much more to […]

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Celebrity Stories: Hanging with Norman Luboff and Harry Golden


Celebrity Stories As celebrity stories go, in 1963, there were none much bigger in the popular music world than tales […]

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TV Commercial Production Location Scouting


As I mentioned in a previous post, shortly after leaving the Ansel TV commercial production company staff job I was […]

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A Musical Theatre story from Author Ben Bryant


A Musical Theatre story? Okay, I admit that may be a bit misleading but the setting for the tale is, […]

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Video Editing Ali Demo a Vlog


Video editing, once I taught myself how to do it, became a real pleasure. Between 2003 and 2009 I directed […]

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Video Editing at NCSA, a Vlog


Here’s a video editing tale from my third book, Waiting for Elizabeth. In 2002 my oldest friend Bob Collins was […]

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Musical Theatre, Impressing Betsy a Vlog


Musical theatre was my life from 1957 until 1972. The Playhouse in Mount Gretna, PA – August 1967 – Carousel […]

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Video Editing a Single Camera Shoot


A video editing story from Waiting for Elizabeth. From early February through June 2003, with DP Peter Longauer, I shot […]

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My Best Summer Stock Job Ever


This summer stock story is an edited excerpt from Three Stages. In 1966, after I survived the NYC area run […]

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