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Bar Mitzvah Disco:

Roger Bennett, Jamie Glassman,

26/02/2006 1:45 pm
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Remember your bar mitzvah? Not the important religious rite of passage but the party!

This is what the authors of The Bar Mitzvah Disco have given us: hilarious and embarrassing photos, biting accounts by celebrated authors of over the top celebrations, atrocious clothes and painful adolescent experiences – cultural history with a Duran Duran backbeat.

Roger Bennett

Roger Bennett is a writer, broadcaster, and cofounder of Reboot.

Jamie Glassman

Jamie Glassman is a former writer and co-producer of The Ali G Show for which he gained two Emmy nominations. He didn\'t win. He has recently brought his own comic characters to BBC3, Paramount Conedy and Comedy Central and regularly performs on London stages as the bad buddhist stand-up, Ernest Pince and George St Dragon.

Jason Solomons


Jason Solomons is a regular critic on BBC News, Sky News and BBC Radio. He is the host of the Movie Talk interview series on Sky Arts and London Live TV and has presented a film slot on BBC London 94.9 radio every week for over 15 years.