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My "good/bad" movie club has one rule, which is, "If any of us ever runs into anyone from one of the movies we've seen, you must approach them and ask them about it." This has led to lively dialogues between myself and esoteric stars like Lynn Redgrave, Leslie Uggams, and Tatum O'Neal about ... More >>
I know this for a fact because the great actor told me about it last night! I was at Bridgewater's, where the formidable James Earl Jones was getting the Monte Cristo award from the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center. Michael Douglas, Hal Prince, Leslie Uggams, and James' Driving Miss Daisy co- ... More >>
One of the finest all-around talents for decades, Leslie Uggams is entitled to a screwup once in a while. And a giant one happened when she flubbed the rapid-fire lyrics for "June Is Busting Out All Over" while singing the song at a televised concert somewhere in middle America a few years ag ... More >>
Thirty-three years after its premiere, Summer faces a different climate
In New York magazine, Will Leitch tells us that new Jets QB Brett Favre does not and will not come up to the standards of Joe Namath. Broadway Joe, Leitch explains, was sexist and suave, man enough to wear panty hose and make Super Bowl guarantees; Favre is a small-market gomer whose "main two spons ... More >>
A 1975 Obie winner gets a revival