All posts tagged "Peter Ivers"

    “Murder, Mystery & Mayhem”: A 1981 Landmark Theatre Short Starring Peter Ivers

    “There are thousands of tales of film exhibition in Los Angeles,” director Douglas Brian Martin tells us in his recollection about this short noir trailer he directed in 1981. “This is one of them.” Doug Martin: “I...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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    Andy Kaufman’s Last Performance: Michael Dare Remembers “The Top”

    On January 12, 1984, the first episode of a brand new musical comedy variety show, “The Top,” was being taped at KTLA’s studio in Los Angeles, when the show’s host Chevy Chase came out during the opening...

    • Posted April 4, 2015
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    New Wave Theatre: An Introduction

    If you were flipping through the channels late-night in the 1980’s you may have come across the friendly face of Peter Ivers, likely mid soliloquy, espousing some universal philosophical truth. At which point, you may have asked yourself...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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