Eva Peron

  • Film

    August 6, 2014
  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    Hermione Gingold As Evita????

    The role of Evita Peron has appealed through the years to grand divas like Patti LuPone, Faye Dunaway, Madonna, and that Argentinian woman from last year. But did you know that froggy-voiced, bulging-eyed British vaudeville entertainer slash actress Hermione Gingold sort of had a shot at it?

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2012

    Two Hell's Kitchen Gays' Conversation Overheard

    At the Theatre Row Diner on 42nd Street on Tuesday, I couldn't stop listening to the feverish chit chat between two HK queens in the next booth, chewing over the previous night's antics like hyenas under hair dryers. Their ditzy bantering was entertaining and mind-numbing at the same time, and I al ... More >>

  • Theater

    April 11, 2012

    Evita: Sigh for Them, Argentina

    Michael Grandage helms the latest Rice-Webber Broadway revival

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2011

    The Dead Celebrity Cookbook Author Frank DeCaro Dishes About What Famous Dead People Once Ate

    Health CommunicationsCelebs might be gone, but not forgotten​While celebrities now get their food fixes at trendy restaurants like LA's Koi or Nobu, once upon a time they actually cooked. Eartha Kitt made a mean chicken wing, Gilda Radner whipped up a sumptuous apple cake, and Johnny Cash fri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2011

    I Made Christine Quinn Laugh

    ​It can't be easy being City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, the powerful lesbian who runs around making speeches and pushing things forward. But at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Post Pride bash the other night, I gave Quinn a light moment.

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2011

    Rightbloggers Celebrate the Unprecedented Success of Sarah Palin's (10-Theater) Movie Opening

    The Republican 2012 Presidential race, which has given us so much pleasure, remains in flux. Mitt Romney holds a lead, but is unacceptable to "the base" because he once tried to help uninsured sick people; thus, various fringe candidates compete ferociously (and that is the right word) for the right ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    "Do You Like To Be Dominated?"

    ​Now that I've got your attention, let me start at the beginning. A guy started chatting me up at a gay bar the other day. It was a perfectly pleasant exchange--a nice diversion from the oppression of the stuck-up cliques that permeate the place. And then things got more personal. Suddenl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2008

    An Embarrassment of Bitches: Faye Dunaway on YouTube

    Faye Dunaway is a great movie star renowned for her flowing tresses and flaring nostrils. She won the Oscar for playing a voracious TV virago in Network and was nominated for sultrily killing people in Bonnie and Clyde and for rivetingly glamorizing incest in the noirish Chinatown. Those are her ico ... More >>

  • Theater

    February 10, 2004

    Female Trouble

    A cerebral version of The Women, with a guest list from hell

  • Film

    December 2, 2003

    The Pain in Spain

    Civil war and remembrance dominate annual series, along with liars, cheats, and killers

  • Art

    December 10, 2002

    Camera Work

    Holiday Photo Books, Both Extravagant and Accessible

  • Columns

    March 26, 2002
  • Theater

    August 21, 2001

    But Unseriously . . .

    The Musical’s a Joke Again—But Is It a Good Joke?

  • News

    July 3, 2001

    Midsummer Night’s Read

    Beach Fare with an Edge

  • NYC Life

    May 22, 2001