Bob Elliott of the famous Bob and Ray joins his biographer David Pollock to tell stories from David's new book, Bob and Ray, Keener Than Most Persons (Applause Books). Get ready for some amusing "backstayge" anecdotes from one of the funniest broadcasters in radio history.

Onstage and Backstage

About the Book
Bob and Ray, Keener Than Most Persons traces the origins and development of the pair's unique sensibility that defined their dozens of local and network radio and TV series, later motion picture roles, Carnegie Hall performances, and hit Broadway show Bob and Ray – The Two and Only.   Amazon     BarnesandNoble     IndieBound

Bob Elliott is a comedian, actor, and broadcaster, formerly one half of the comedy duo Bob and Ray. 

David Pollock is the author of Bob and Ray, Keener Than Most Persons. With his writing parner Elias Davis, he has written for The Steve Allen Show, The Don Rickles Show, The Carol Burnett Show, All in the Family, M*A*S*H, Cheers, and Fraiser, as well as nightclub material for Jack Benny. Their play Points in Time was produced at South Coast Repertory. They've won an Emmy, Peabody, Writers Guild, and two Humanitas awards.

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A performing arts podcast, Onstage and Backstage features authors who write about theatre, music, film, or television with guests of their choice. This podcast is brought to you by Hal Leonard Performing Arts Publishing Group. All books can be found at, Amazon, B&N, and independent bookstores.

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