Ed Asner : A Man & His Prostate
Based on a true-life experience, a man discovers his inner self in more ways than one. A near tragedy is masterfully transformed into a one-man comedy, perfectly portrayed by Ed Asner in his hilarious visit to the hospital in preparation for surgery he doesn’t want. A true laugh out loud comedy!
Seven time Emmy Award winner Ed Asner has been an enduring presence in television, film and stage for 60 years. Developing his craft in Chicago and New York, Mr. Asner has more than 100 television credits to his name. In the ’70s, his role as Lou Grant in the long-running hit sitcom “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” catapulted him to stardom. Throughout his career, Ed has always been in great demand. In addition to his celebrated work in television, he turned in unforgettable performances in films such as “JFK”, “Elf”, and “Pacific Edge”. Ed Asner previously appeared at the Wood with his one-man show “FDR”, portraying President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Don’t miss your chance to see this legendary performer once again in this comedy stage play written and co-created by Ed Weinberger.