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The Producers @ Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts – Review

(photos by: Nancy Hickey)

Written by Daniella Litvak 

The first thing you need to know about The Producers is that Mel Brooks created it (and fortunately the playbill tells you this right upfront).  Mel Brooks is the creative giant behind so many beloved masterpieces: Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, and Spaceballs to mention only a few.  Brooks has a very distinctive style.  Some of his trademarks are bawdiness, meta-humor, and merciless mockery.  The Producers is no exception.   Continue Reading

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