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The Radio Genius of Jack Benny Sold Out
Saturdays, 10 am - Noon
June 8 - 29

Jack Benny created the situation comedy and put radio on the map, creating a legacy of timeless humor that still delights audiences today. In this seminar, we take a closer look at Benny's special brand of radio comedy and how he was able to sustain this excellence for decades. We will also explore his crucial supporting cast, including Phil Harris, Eddie Anderson, and Mel Blanc. Four sessions, $135.

Gwen Ihnat, a former editor at the Chicago History Museum, holds an M.A. from Northwestern University and has taught several Newberry seminars on old-time radio.
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 6/8/2013 and ending 6/29/2013 at 10:00AM
Attendees: 1 $ 135.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 121.50 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 121.50 ea.