Sally Bowles

  • Theater

    April 23, 2014
  • Blogs

    April 25, 2013

    Anne Hathaway Would Have Been Perfect For Cabaret

    Yesterday, it was announced in a British paper that Oscar winner Anne Hathaway would be Sally Bowles in a Broadway revival of Cabaret, costarring Alan Cumming as the MC, the role he played last time around. Theater queens rejoiced in the street while singing "Tomorrow Belongs To Me," but it turned ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2013

    Liza's The One Who Made Cabaret Much Gayer

    Last night, Warner Brothers Home Entertainment and TCM presented an amazing 40th anniversary restoration of Cabaret at the Ziegfeld--where it originally premiered--and every gay of a certain age was there, and then some. The film held up beautifully in all its dark commentary, brilliant staging, an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2012

    Anne Hathaway And Audra McDonald Sing Gay Marriage Song To Each Other!

    It happened tonight at Perfectly Marvelous, a benefit for the Public Theater at Joe's Pub, starring Anne Hathaway, Audra McDonald, and other biggies doing the naughty, bawdy songs from Cabaret. I'll let stylist to the stars Christian Freedom--who was there--lay it out for you: "It was a sit-down d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2011

    Shame Is A Penetrating Look At Sex Addiction

    SPOILERS! SPOILERS! "Sex without connection is bad for you" is not exactly an original theme, or something the liberal media (or me and my friends) want to readily embrace. But Steve McQueen's new film, Shame -- which I saw at the New York Film Festival -- is at least a provocative look at the all ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2010

    Janis Joplin Makes her Voice Debut, Viva Takes Her Clothes Off, and Lenny is Finally Vindicated

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. February 22, 1968, Vol. XIII, No. 19 Scenes by Howard Smith NEW YORK's golden ears came out ringing from the Saturday evening performances of Janis Joplin at the Anderson Theatre on Second Avenue. The two shows were the East Coast prem ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    Hanging With The Tony Crowd

    At an American Theatre Wing dinner at Cipriani the other night, I got to sit with a bevy of Tony award types and wet myself with delight. At my table, Roger Robinson--who's Tony nominated for Joe Turner's Come and Gone--said that, after the bump they got from the Obamas seeing the show, he was stun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2009

    We Love You, Natasha!

    As Natasha Richardson struggles to recover from her skiing accident, I'm looking over her career credits and finding them all extremely worthy of the child of two Oscar winners. Among my faves: 1988: Patty Hearst. Natasha was riveting as the kidnapped and brainwashed heiress whom I now count as a p ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 10, 2008

    Sarah Jessica! Sex Clubs! Chicken Hawks!

    In the cabaret, shots of Bachardy (with Isherwood chasers). Plus, glory holes—do ask and do tell.

  • Film

    June 3, 2008

    Newfest Turns 20

    Featuring the Voice's very own Michael Musto—and Karl Rove!

  • Film

    June 6, 2006

    Female Trouble

    The bewitching Louise Brooks lights up G.W. Pabst's blue-ribbon silent

  • Columns

    July 8, 2003
  • Film

    October 24, 2000