John Kenrick creator John Kenrick will give a multimedia talk on Joan Rivers: "Can We Talk?" at Peninsula Library, 280 Central Avenue, Lawrence NY on Thursday Sept. 28, 2017 at 1:00 PM. John shares hilarious videos of Rivers in performance, and fasacinating behind the scenes stories of her life and groundbreaking career. Admission is free but seating is limited so come early. Complimentary coffee and tea are provided. Call 516-239-3262.

Musical Theatre: A History by John KenrickThe 10th anniversary edition of John's book Musical Theatre: A History has just been released. Publishers Weekly calls this "the go-to text in this subject." Extensively revised and updated, with a new foreward by Oscar Hammerstein III, you can find this book at and other retailers. You can check out a full schedule of John's upcoming public talks, and see a selection of video clips of John in action on Musicals101's Youtube page. If you are interested in booking John for your group, you may want to look over his extensive list of talk topics.