Carnegie Hall gives 'Springer' a home

Cox, Gordon
September 2007
Daily Variety;9/14/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 53, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the two-night presentation of the 2003 London hit "Jerry Springer: The Opera," at the Carnegie Hall in New York in January 2008. It discusses the success of the theatrical production based on the American talk show. The New York presentation of "Springer" is produced by David J. Foster and Jared Geller.


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