Guest Diary

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Schulenberg's Page: New York, Part CXV

Nancy Gothell at DOT Records; November 16, 1967. Text and Illustrations by ©Bob Schulenberg My brother Richard had left Capitol Records to become the head of DOT Records' legal department, and with...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

LIZ SMITH: In Quest of ...

They shared hundreds of magazine covers and inhabited the fantasies of millions, but Jackie and Liz met only once, briefly, in 1976, in New York. by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara In Quest of Jackie,...Read the Full Story

Friday, June 16, 2017

My Father's Hands

by Paige Peterson "I want you to know I love you.” Those were some of the last words he said to me. And the first time in my 62 years I heard those words. The day before, he had said,...Read the Full Story

Thursday, June 15, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Welcome to the Theater

Sarah Bernhardt as Theodora by Nadar. by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Welcome to the Theater — If you can find a comfortable seat and don't HAVE to stand up! “FOR the theatre one needs...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Close to the marrow

Carroll Baker as Jean Harlow in "Harlow," 1965. by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Tony Night Faves — Bette (Natch!) ... Christine Ebersole and Patti LuPone ... Cynthia Nixon. Also,...Read the Full Story

Monday, June 12, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Animal Kingdom

by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Will Tom Cruise's "Mummy" Give Birth to the "Dark Universe?" Also — Chita and Tommy Make Dates ... an all-girl "Julius Caesar...Read the Full Story

Friday, June 9, 2017

LIZ SMITH: The Goddess at Work

by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Celebrating Ava Gardner! A New Book Highlights The Goddess at Work. “THANK HEAVEN that she had been made immortal on film, so that we will never forget Ava...Read the Full Story