The JCC’s “Up on the Roof” series screens “Putzel,” a 2013 comedy about a sweet but neurotic young man who works for his family’s smoked fish store. Walter Himmelstein (aka Putzel) must navigate business, love and the Jewish Upper West Side to finally prove himself as a man.
—Thurs., Aug. 21, 8:30 p.m., $5. The JCC in Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Ave., (646) 505-5708, jccmanhattan.org.
Adam Dickter |
Assistant Managing Editor
He tried out such stage names as Chester Flame and Peter Avalanche at Yale Drama School, but when he got the chance to star in TV and movies Henry Winkler stuck with the one his German refugee parents gave him.