WYO Theater 2017 – 2018 CENTER STAGE SERIES
A Man & His Prostate Starring Ed Asner, February 16, 2018, 7:30pm
Last seen on the stage in Grace, Ed Asner is one of the most honored actors in television history, with 16 EMMY nominations, five Golden Globe Awards, and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Screen Actors Guild. He is best known for voicing Carl Frederickson in the Pixie box-office smash UP (which won an Oscar for Best Animated Feature), and for his many widely praised television roles with The Mary Tyler Moore TV series, Roots, The Good Wife, Criminal Minds, and Men At Work. A Man And His Prostate was created and written by award-winning Ed Weinberger, who has been showered with EMMYS (9) and Golden Globes (3), and has earned a Peabody Award. Weinberger wrote for Bob Hope, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, The Dean Martin Comedy Hour, Taxi, and the Bill Cosby Show for eight seasons. A Man And His Prostate, is based on Ed Weinberger’s true life experience while vacationing in Italy and being rushed to a hospital for prostate cancer surgery.