Beginning in Fall 2023, and continuing over the next two years, Blackstone Publishing will be issuing new editions of all of Ira Levin's seven novels (“The Levin Seven”) — and for the first time ever, ‘reading editions’ of all of his published stage plays. Comedy, drama, suspense, horror, sci-fi – virtually the entire Levin canon!
Read the full press release about this unprecedented event here.
• 9.15.2023 – ROSEMARY'S BABY AT FASHION WEEK
“Rosemary’s Baby was a reference point. [Designer Joseph Altuzarra] had a copy of the 50th anniversary edition of the Ira Levin book placed on every guest seat.” (Vogue)
Check out these moody promo photos of John Budzyna as Sidney Bruhl in Portsmouth, New Hampshire's Player's Ring production of Deathtrap
Having recently been dubbed one of the 25 Most Significant New York City Novels From the Last 100 Years by the New York Times, Levin's classic Rosemary's Baby was just named one of Esquire's 50 Best Mysteries of All Time
• JULY 2023 – BRAND NEW WEBSITE!
IraLevin.org has received a top-to-bottom overhaul. We're still the same site (Honest, Joanna!) – just brimming with new content and information about Ira Levin and his works
• JULY 2023 – DRAT! THE CAT! CATSPLAINED
Musical theater aficionados – pounce, don't jump – on this terrific new YouTube walkthrough of Levin's musical Drat! The Cat! (Yes, the man who wrote Rosemary's Baby also wrote a Broadway musical)
• FALL 2022
Seattle gallery Roq Le Rue held a Stepford Wives exhibit featuring painted illustrations created by talented area artist Laurie Lee Brom for Suntup Press's upcoming limited edition of The Stepford Wives