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Lola Cohen to Appear on WNYC’s Leonard Lopate Show and the Drama Book Shop

Editor, Lola Cohen of The Lee Strasberg Notes will be joined by Anna Strasberg for two upcoming appearances. They’ll lead a discussion on Strasberg’s legacy at New York’s Drama Book Shop. The following day, they’ll appear on WNYC’s Leonard Lopate show.

UPDATED with photos and mp3.

Fresh from a spectacular launch at the famed Elaine's in New York City, Lola Cohen continues her publicity blitz for The Lee Strasberg Notes.

On April 8, 2010 at 6pm at the Drama Book Shop in New York City, Cohen will be joined by Anna Strasberg (widow of Lee Strasberg) to discuss the new book and Strasberg’s contribution to acting and the theater. The discussion will be followed by a Q&A session and signing. The event begins at 6pm.

UPDATE: View photos from the Drama Book Shop, including Lola reading and answering questions with Anna.

The following day, on April 9, Cohen and Strasberg will then appear on WNYC’s Leonard Lopate Show. Streaming and podcast downloads will be available.

UPDATE: An mp3 of Lola Cohen and Anna Strasberg's interview with Leonard Lopate is now available!

Compiled and edited from unpublished transcripts of Strasberg’s own classes on acting, The Lee Strasberg Notes recreates his theoretical approach as well as practical exercises used by his students. Including a Preface by Anna Strasberg and a Foreword by Martin Sheen, this illuminating book brings the reader closer to Strasberg’s own methods than any other, making it a phenomenal resource for students, actors, and directors.

Lola Cohen has taught acting for over twenty years at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts Acting Program.

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