Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program category: History
Media- Film
Performing Arts- Other
Program length: 60 minutes
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: as many as can come
Program description: This program focuses on the influence of Jewish immigrants on the United States film culture during the Golden Age of Hollywood and will highlight examples of Producers (Samuel Goldwyn, Carl Laemmle), Directors (Billy Wilder, Otto Preminger) and Actors (Kirk Douglas, Peter Lorre), Actresses (Lauren Bacall, Shelley Winters). Utilizing clips of rare interviews and intimate moments we will draw a broad portrait of the Jewish immigrant experience and it's effect on the history of motion pictures.
Space/special requirements: A screen if one can be provided.
Travel restrictions:
Program fee: $101- $200
Is this fee negotiable? No
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee:
Other notes:
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Long Island
Program last updated: 12/19/2018
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Keith Crocker
Phone: 516-377-0011
Mailing address: 1540 Wales Ave.
North Baldwin, NY 11510
E-mail address:
Previous appearances at: Oceanside Public Library, Port Washington Public Library , East Meadow Public Library , Merrick Public Library , Elmont Public Library
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 05/31/2019


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