L.A Theatre Works, May 27, 2020, Sean Astin and Sarah Drew star in Barbara Isenberg’s “Deal,” a charming, funny and surreal eight-minute foray into “short story cinema.” See it on YouTube.
Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival and Laemmle Theatres screening of “Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles.” Panel discussion follows with historian Stephen Sass and Barbara Isenberg, Royal Theatre, 11523 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles. August 25, 2019, 4:40 pm.
How Editorials Happen: A conversation with Nicholas Goldberg, editor of the LA Times editorial pages, Leo Baeck Temple, 1300 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, May 9, 2018.
Art Matters: A Visit with Norman Lear. American Jewish University, 15600 Mulholland Dr., Bel-Air, CA. Norman Lear and Barbara Isenberg in conversation about Lear’s storied television career, political activism, new book and PBS-bound documentary. Sept. 18, 2016.
Temple Emanu-El Skirball Center, 1 East 65th St., New York, NY, March 2, 2016, 6:30 pm, “Books on Broadway”: “Tradition!” talk and book signing.
Rancho Mirage Writers Festival, Rancho Mirage Public Library and Annenberg Center, January 22, 2016, 71-100 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270. Illustrated talk on Frank Gehry.
Wilshire Boulevard Temple Community Concert and Sing-along , 3663 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA. December 14, 2014, “Tradition!” talk, book signing and “Fiddler on the Roof” 50th anniversary celebration.
Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL, December 9, 2014, 8pm, “Tradition!” talk and book signing.
The Drama Book Shop, 250 W. 40th St., New York, NY, November 10, 2014, Barbara Isenberg and playwright John Weidman talk about “Fiddler on the Roof” and other musicals and book signing.
The Village Temple, 33 East 12th Street, New York, NY, November 7, 2014, music from “Fiddler on the Roof,” Shabbat, talk and dinner.
Upper East Side Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th St., New York, NY, September 22, 2014, 7pm, Barbara Isenberg hosts 50th anniversary celebration of “Fiddler on the Roof” with Joanna Merlin, Austin Pendleton and Jerry Zaks and book signing.
Regent Theatre, 1045 Broxton Ave., Los Angeles, CA, September 14, 2014, 3pm, Stephen Farber hosts “Fiddler on the Roof” screening, book signing and discussion with Theodore Bikel, Barbara Isenberg and Lynn Stalmaster
Chicago Architecture Foundation, illustrated talk about “Conversations with Frank Gehry” and signing, October 15, 2009, 224 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60604
Getty Center, June 4, 2009, 7pm: Wim deWit, Getty architecture curator, interviews Frank Gehry and Barbara Isenberg about her new book, “Conversations with Frank Gehry”
Free Library of Philadelphia, May 12, 2009, Central Branch, 1901 Vine St., Barbara Isenberg in conversation with Frank Gehry.
WAMC-FM, Northeast Public Radio, “Roundtable,” September 22, 2014, Ian Pickus interviews Barbara Isenberg. Hear it at WAMC online
Connie Martensen Talks Books, Nov. 20, 2010, an interview with Barbara Isenberg about her new Frank Gehry biography. See it on YouTube.
New York Public Library, May 11, 2009, 7pm: Bartos Forum Humanities and Social Sciences Library 5th Avenue and 42nd St NY, NY. Paul Holdengraber in conversation with Frank Gehry, Barbara Isenberg and Alex Ross.
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University of Southern California, January 23, 2009, Barbara Isenberg discusses her forthcoming book about Frank Gehry Hear it at Knopf.