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PRAISE FOR MIKE BURSTYN in "LANSKY" "A true master of the acting craft…the tour-de-force that is Mike Burstyn" Beverly Hills Courier "A superb storyteller and mimic." Variety "Burstyn makes the ag
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“You won’t have to walk a million miles for one of his smiles, when you experience Mike Burstyn as he brings Al Jolson back to life in this musical extravaganza.  Burstyn runs the gamut of emotions
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"This play is not only watchable, but riveting in the hands of the tour-de-force that is Mike Burstyn. Burstyn doesn’t just rise above the material, he floats above it. While the writers clearly wen
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"Mike Burstyn is a master of understatement. Boy, does he make playing the straight man to a trio of comic women look easy. Burstyn's Ira is likable and loveable. Even as we wonder how someone that su
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"Mike Todd is played with devious but irresistible charm by Mike Burstyn" Jacques Le Sourd, Gannet Newspapers, April 19, 1993
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"Mike Burstyn, an acclaimed song and dance man, American/Israeli performer both on and off Broadway, is phenomenal in his portrayal of G." www.examiner.com "Mike Burstyn plays G and does a treme
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Move over, Iron Man. Step aside, Robin Hood. A new hero has come to town: Hershele. Hershele Ostropolyer, brought to mischievous life by Mike Burstyn. Lawrence Van Gelder, The New York TImes The eb
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"...let me reiterate here that the inimitable Mike Burstyn is as fine an actor as he is an ebullient song-and-dance man and well deserving of his international acclaim." Cynthia Citron, ReviewPlays.
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"Of course, it helps to have a cast that knows how to find a balance between the comic and the serious – and Florida Stage has done that.   It’s Mike Burstyn’s natural, warmhearted turn as Howard that
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"LYRICS & LYRICISTS" THE SONGS OF CY COLEMAN, At the 92nd Street "Y" "Mike Burstyn is a favorite. For Heaven's sakes, somebody, somewhere, just create a show for this wonderful charismatic song and da
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by Jerusalem Post With a career that’s spanned worlds as varied as Yiddish song and Broadway musical comedy, Mike Burstyn is as busy as ever. Mike Burstyn. (photo credit: Courtesy) It
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"A Notorious Wiseguy Wants to Win You Over." The New York Times In the one-man show "Lansky," a subtly monstrous performance by Mike Burstyn brings Meyer Lansky to chilling life. Associated Press
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"Mike Burstyn, Broadway's charmer from Tony Award show 'Barnum' made the audience go wild...we need more Tony Orlandoes, Sal Richardes, Scott Recordes & Mike Burstynes." Mr. Blackwell, The Tolucan
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"The event hit pure gold with multitalented Mike Burstyn, who dazzled everyone with his brilliant, one-man show. A master showman with a resonant voice and mesmerizing personality, Burstyn's non-stop
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L.A TIMES 10/28/99 "Burstyn is the whole show... Mike Burstyn's Jolson is very good. Especially when singing, Burstyn suggests something of Jolson's sociopathic intensity. He sounds eerily like Jolson