Chiemi Karasawa's fab documentary Shoot Me--about the charmingly cantankerous ways of Broadway legend Elaine Stritch--played the Tribeca Film Festival as Stritch prepared to go bye-bye into that good night.
It's a fitting farewell, and at the after party at the Maritime Hotel's Cabanas, Chiemi gave ... More >>
Andy Ciordia/FlickrExpect fish, fish, fish, and more fish.
Christmas is a-coming, and while the kiddies might be all excited about Santa Claus's visit, the more food-focused will be looking forward to the Feast of the Seven Fishes, one of the most gluttonous culinary traditions of the season. ... More >>
Hiro Ballroom, Maritime Hotel
Tuesday, September 6
Better than: Listening to Celebrity Skin alone in your bedroom again.
"I need a glass of wine," Courtney Love announced as she took the stage, twirling a big paper parasol through the air around her. "I need win ... More >>
After a long hiatus, the column that cost this company a cool mil in advertising has returned! BlogBeat is back, and this week, we're coming out swinging. The New Yorker's working on a forthcoming profile of Gawker Media owner Nick Denton; Guest of a Guest has some disclosure indiscretions; a ... More >>
Kazuo Uyeda: hard shaker.While cocktailians (and cocktologists) around the city are gearing up for the Manhattan Cocktail Classic, a particular drink-slinging contingent is saving their pennies (67,500 of them) for Cocktail Kingdom's two-day Japanese Cocktail Technique workshop, to be held Ma ... More >>
That's the message of this week's column, in which Jeff Daniels--currently in the rom-com The Answer Man--tells me that when he worked with Jack ages ago in Terms of Endearment, he was amazed to learn that the superstar isn't always the answer man himself.
Daniels also tells me about whether he's g ... More >>