GUEST DIARY Schulenberg's Page, New York, Part CXVI. Bob goes to see a new show trying out at the Public Theater, very different, very now (for then), and with a destiny to Broadway and beyond, as it turned out: "Hair."
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Are you "Cool" Enough for "Baby Driver"? Are WE?
SOCIAL DIARY A lovely summer day in New York, not too hot; motivated to buy an AC which renders memories of life without it; the construction in my neighborhood provokes my curiosity and evokes JH's childhood memories; plus Eve Stuart's exhibition of photographs this Saturday in Chatham, New York.
GUEST DIARY Karen Klopp & Hilary Dick get us dressed in red, white, and blue for the Southampton Fresh Air Home's annual American Picnic this Friday.
PARTY PICTURES 17th Annual Midsummer Night Drinks benefiting God's Love We Deliver; Cooley's Anemia Foundation's 2017 Annual Gala; Carnegie Hall honored Adrienne Arsht with the Carnegie Hall Medal of Excellence; Dancers For Good's Second Annual Benefit.
HOUSE Big Old Houses. We revisit John Foreman's tour of a great Fifth Avenue mansion still standing and intact from its days as a private residence.
Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Senator Franken is "concerned" — and he loves Audrey Hepburn, too. (Who doesn't?) The talented Mr. Billy Lykken.
SOCIAL DIARY Very warm first Summer weekend in New York. A brilliant Friday night at the American Ballet Theatre's performance of Onegin with Marcelo Gomes and the great Diana Vishneva giving her Farewell Performance.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Manic Monday: Rachel Maddow ... "House of Cards" ... Ansel Elgort ... and the return of jukeboxes!
SOCIAL DIARY Warm and beautiful Summer day in New York, a day spent writing about the Gilded Age in Newport a century ago; and the disappearing gilded shops along the avenue.
PARTY PICTURES Last weeks NEDA's "Evening Unmasking Eating Disorders" at the Pierre honoring Christian Siriano, Facebook, Ric Clark, Sr., RBC Capital Marketsm and Hillary Clinton.
Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Vivien Leigh's "The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone" — imperfect, but haunting. Also — Gay Pride Madonnathon ... Jazz Doings in New Jersey ... And the who wants to be England's ruler — Nobody!!
GUEST DIARY Schulenberg's Page, New York, Part CXV. It's Autumn in New York in '67, and our sketchbook journalist discovers the city and makes a record of it all with his pen and pencils.
BEAUTY Alyssa Weiss lets us in on six of her favorite summer beauty products to protect and nourish our skin (from head to toe).
Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Time for a Movie About the Great Journalist Dorothy Thompson. Justin Bieber Makes History? It's Twue! It's Twue! Also — Hedy Lamarr ... Sherlock Holmes (the musical) ... Dita Von Teese, and Holly Peterson.
SOCIAL DIARY Summer's longest day; lunch with an old friend of LA arousing early memories of my life there; plus spilling coffee on Lily Tomlin; and my life in dogland and its joys.
PARTY PICTURES The Mental Health Association of New York City's 25th Anniversary Gala; A launch for the Art for Justice Fund; Nassau County Museum of Art's major annual Museum Ball; VISIONS hosted its 32nd annual golf and tennis outing.
Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: What Would Ethel Merman Do About Today's Broadway Audiences? Also — Bette Midler's Thunderous Triumph ... Tommy Tune ... More memories of Ava, and Bad News From Turner Classic Movies.
ACROSS THE WORLD The San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art celebrated its first-year anniversary of its expansion with a lavish Birthday Bash night, which brought the art and tech world together. Jeanne Lawrence was there to get the scoop.
HOUSE Big Old Houses. John Foreman investigated a completely different living space — a wooden houseboat built for a meatpacking magnate from Chicago in the Depression year of 1933 — with a long history and still cruising.
Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: In Quest of Jackie, Diana and Mary Tyler Moore.
SOCIAL DIARY A summer weekend in New York; a dinner and booksigning for Clint Hill; vamping in Savannah; a booksigning for T&C's Stellene Volandes and a party for Ryan McGinness's book "50 Parties, 2009-2010."
PARTY PICTURES CaringKind's Annual "Forget-Me-Not" Gala; J.McLaughlin's 3rd Shopping Soiree to benefit Animal Medical Center; New England Society's 2017 New England Society Book Awards; A launch party for The American Friends of Blérancourt's Junior Committee.
PARTY PICTURES Hospital for Special Surgery's 34th Annual Tribute Dinner; The Fresh Air Fund's Annual Spring Benefit; Cool Culture's annual UnGala.
ACROSS THE WORLD Palm Beach Social Diary. Augustus Mayhew writes about "Past Lives: Recollections on Dunbar Road" — the various incarnations of a house and selected memories of the individuals who lived there.
GUEST DIARY A Father's Day Tribute to a long lost father who was one day recovered forever, by Paige Peterson.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Rare Marlene Dietrich Debuts on TCM ... Niecy Nash and Her "Claws" Premieres on TNT.
SOCIAL DIARY Warm summer day, lunch with Linda Fairstein talking about mysteries, conspiracies, books (she's got a new one, her 19th), politics, and the day we just left behind.
GUEST DIARY Schulenberg's Page, New York City, Part CXIV. It's autumn in New York and the peripatetic artist with his peripatetic sketchbook is taking it all in with his pen on paper: New York in all its glory 50 years ago.
Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Welcome to the Theater — If you can find a comfortable seat and don't HAVE to stand up!
GUEST DIARY Jill Krementz, NYSD's Associate Editor covers "Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends" at MoMA. The six-decade retrospective has been organized by Leah Dickerman and Achim Borchard-Hume (Tate Modern).
PARTY PICTURES Jay Heritage Center held its 25th Anniversary Jay Soiree Summer Kickoff Party. While earlier in the spring, the Jay Mansion was filled to the rafters by the Little Garden Club of Rye's Daffodil Show.