ALAN JACOBSON (Writer/Producer) has extensive experience as an actor, teacher, coach, director, and producer having served in these capacities in theaters around the country and in New York, as well as on television.
Mr. Jacobson is the former producer of The Plaza Theatre in Manalapan, Florida, and founded a theatrical production company in 1992, All Star Entertainment, which still produces shows, events, and teaches people of all ages.
Mr. Jacobson has produced more than 100 shows around the country, and two of his shows moved to New York. IF YOU EVER LEAVE ME I’M GOING WITH YOU starring Renee Taylor and Joe Bologna moved to Broadway, and DOWN THE GARDEN PATHS starring Eli Wallach moved Off-Broadway. In 2003, he turned the international hit comedy BEAU JEST into a musical and produced the world premiere at the Hollywood Playhouse. Mr. Jacobson also continues to produce and direct cabaret shows, which are performed around the country.
WAISTWATCHERS THE MUSICAL! has been produced around the country and on a national tour in 2010, a 6 month run at The Plaza Theatre in Florida in 2013, a 3 month run at the Stage Door Theatre in 2015, and in major cities around the country including Phoenix, San Diego, Philadelphia, Sacramento, Walnut Creek, and San Jose, with upcoming productions in New Jersey, Chicago, Boston, and more, all with a minimum of 3 week runs, and as long as 10 weeks. Stay tuned.