played the role of "Doc Myers" in the NORRIS CENTER FOR THE
PERFORMING ARTS production of
January 25--27 and February 1--3, 2008
(Jan 25 2008 8:00PM, Jan 26 2008 8:00PM, Jan 27 2008 2:00PM, Feb 1 2008 8:00PM, Feb 2 2008 8:00PM, Feb 3 2008 2:00PM)
A comedic adventure of two English Shakespearean actors, Jack and Leo, who find themselves so down
on their luck, they're forced to perform "Scenes from Shakespeare" on the Moose Lodge circuit in the
Amish country of Pennsylvania. When they hear that an old lady in York, PA is about to die and leave her
fortune to her two long lost English Nephews, they decide to pass themselves off as her relatives to get
the cash. The amusement abounds when they get to York and realize the relatives aren't nephews, but
nieces. How far will Jack and Leo go to claim the money?
NORRIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
27570 Crossfield Drive, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
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|Our Cast in and out of costume, with our director, James Gruessing
and choreographer, Kami Seymour
|Barry played the role of "Jim Haller "
in Musical Theatre West's rockin' production of
March 9, 2008
|..... rubber-faced Barry Pearl gets a bumper crop of belly laughs.....
February 27, 2008, F. Kathleen Foley, LA Times
|Jim, (a sensational Barry Pearl)....
February 27, 2008, Shirle Gottleib, Press-Telegram
|Article on Derek Keeling and Barry from LB Press Telegram
Febrary 22, 2008, A.K. Whitney
All Shook Up
Shakespeare meets James Dean, set to the music of Elvis Presley! Musical Theatre West is
proud to present the regional premiere of the 2005 Broadway hit. A mysterious motorcycling
stranger comes to a small Midwestern town and changes it forever. The songs (“Hound
Dog,” “Can’t Help Falling In Love,” “Heartbreak Hotel”) are immortal; the dancing is
|Starring Derek Keeling
|Finalist on the hit NBC series
"Grease: You're the One that I Want"
|Derek plays Chad, the Motorcycle Ridin', Blue Suede Shoes Tappin' Hip Swivelin' tall dark and
|Cynthia Ferrer Tracy Lore
|“The best retro rock show since GREASE” – NBC-TV
|To purchase a season subscription or single tickets to an MTW production,
call our Box Office at (562)856-1999 x4
|Barry Pearl brings comedic flair, a fine voice, and decades of musical theater
experience to the role of Jim...
Steven Stanley, LA Stage Scene
|Other supporting roles are sublimely portrayed.... Barry Pearl as the widower who's
the apple of (Sylvia's) eye;
February 27, 2008, Les Spindle, Backstage West
|It broke Musical Theatre West's box office record,and
garnered sixteen 2008 OVATION AWARD nominations
including Best Featured Actor In A Musical for
Barry Pearl !!
|A gift from the exceedingly lovely
and talented, Bets Malone and her
equally spectacular husband,
Click on text below.
|Barry shot a scene for the third season
|It aired on Wednesday, May 21, 2007
on CBS at 9:00pm ET/PT
|Thanks again for playing with us. Hope to see you soon. Joe.
|Barry opened on June 5, 2008 playing the role of
theatre producer, "Bela Zangler" in
San Diego Starlight Theatre's production
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
30th anniversary reunion
July 11-12, 2008
LOS ANGELES, Ca.: Poof up your poodle skirts and polish your leather jackets because
the class of Rydell High is preparing for a 30th anniversary Grease reunion.
Cast members of the Paramount hit film and one of the most successful and adored movie
musicals of all-time are still “goin' together.” The celebration reunion will take place
July 11-12, 2008 at the Hollywood Collector's & Celebrities Show,
Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, Burbank.
Grease alumni in attendance will include director Randal Kleiser, Annette 'Cha Cha Di
Gregorio' Charles, Jeff 'Kenickie' Conaway, Eddie 'Eugene Felnic' Deezen, Edd 'Vince
Fontaine' Byrnes, Jamie 'Jan' Donnelly, Barry 'Doody' Pearl and a few surprise guests who
are “Hopelessly Devoted to You.”
Grease still photographer Dave Friedman will also be on hand to sign copies of his new
book, My Life in the Movies and sell prints of the smash musical. Attendees will be able to
purchase signed photos of the cast and crew for a fee.
The film, based on Jim Jacobs' and Warren Casey's Broadway musical, was originally
released on June 16, 1978. The $6 million picture was a worldwide smash and grossed
more than $400 million at the box-office at the time of its release. It also garnered five
Golden Globe Awards.
The movie's soundtrack played a large part of the film's cultural phenomenon and was a
No. 1 album around the world. Memorable songs from the movie include “Grease”, sung
by Frankie Valli; “You're the One that I Want” and “Summer Nights” sung by John Travolta
and Olivia Newton John; “Hopelessly Devoted to You” sung by Olivia Newton John and
“Beauty School Dropout” sung by Frankie Avalon.
For more information on the Grease 30th anniversary or to set up an interview with a cast
member, please contact:
Derek Maki at: www.coolwatersprods.com
|Cabrillo Music Theatre at
the Kavli Theatre, Countrywide Performing Arts Center
Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
Permanant Box Office Information:
CMT will be holding several mini performances showing off some of the
talent from their past and future productions.
Barry will partake in the events listed below:
Tuesday, July 8 - 5:30PM - Calabasas Commons
July 10th - 1PM - Thousand Oaks Rotary Club,
Friday, July 11th - 7:00PM - Westlake Library TGIF
Thursday, July 17th - 5:30PM - Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
|Barry played the role of "Lester" in
LESTER AND SCHLOSS, part of an evening of:
3 One Acts
by Wendy Graf
Directed by Deborah Lavine
July 31, 2008, 8PM
@ Hollywood United Methodist Church
(the big church at Franklin and Highland)
1 block north of Kodak Theater
6817 Franklin Ave
ample parking right next door in their lot
call for reservations
| What if you hated your next door neighbor...
and he has just been elected President of the United States?
HAIL ON THE CHIEF
Book and Lyrics by
Michael B. Druxman
Additional Music and Lyrics by Bruce Kimmel
You and/or your representative cordially invited to attend a staged
reading of this new work, to be held on 2 successive nights:
Monday &Tuesday (August 11-12) at 8pm at the
Stella Adler Theatre
6773 Hollywood Blvd., 2nd Floor, Hollywood, CA
Directed by Bruce Kimmel
Cast (in alphabetical order) includes: Some of the HAIL cast
Marlana Filannino, Paul Haber, Michael G. Hawkins,
Barry Pearl, Damon Standifer, Alet Taylor
and Bob Wilson
Wendy Douglas, Lauren Harding, Jordan Preston,
Jenna Romano, Bobby Traversa
Seating is limited.
Please RSVP, giving your name, the night you
wish to attend, the number of people in your party
and a contact phone number.
Via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Via FAX: 323-930-2684
|Barry "Doody" Pearl, Annette "Cha-Cha" Cardona and Eddie "Eugene" Deezen
were celebrity guests at the 2008 HOLLYWOOD SANTA PARADE in honor of the 30th
anniversary of Paramount's hit film, GREASE. The parade will air on LA TV sometime
before Christmas. Check local listings.
|Santa. Barry, Annette & Eddie
|Annette, Barry, Fred Willard & Eddie
|Annette, Eddie & Barry
|Councilman Tom LaBonge, Annette, Barry & Eddie
|The crowd at Highland Ave and Hollywood Blvd
|Barry had the honor of co-hosting
a Christmas show for the troops
at Port Hueneme Naval base with
the exceedingly talented
It was produced by the hugely
CABRILLIO MUSIC THEATRE
under the management and
artiistic direction of
Carole W. Nussbaum and
Lewis Wilkenfeld, respectively.
|Barry played the role
in the McCoy/Rigby
HAPPY DAYS: A