Category Archives: ENTERTAINMENT

GAY PRIDE PARADE • nyc 2018 • Joyce Theatre

Dancers from the Joyce Theater “danced” in the parade…….

My friend Carlos Pons Guerra the choreographer……is over from England……….that’s him in the back row……holding up a teeny weenie……..FLAG!


GAY PARADE • nyc 2018

A half million people lined the streets to watch the GAY PRIDE PARADE…….and it was as GAY as ever.

IT WAS RAINBOW DAY

 

The NATIONAL PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE • nyc 2018

The theme this year:  Celebrate and honor the Leaders, the Educators. and the ARTISTS that have left a cultural footprint on this nation.

Of course…..our governor was there……..Andrew Cuomo….to lead the parade.

TRUMP made an appearance.  Many were carrying this photo and shouting……..“We don’t need your shitty paper towels!

Black stripes to remind all of us the Puerto Rico still needs our help….and $$$$.  Almost 5000 citizens have died in this disaster.

RICKY MARTIN has created a foundation to help those struggling in Puerto Rico.

UN PUEBLO, MUCHAS VOCES………..ONE NATION MANY VOICES

HILLARY KNIGHT………exhibition at the Lincoln Center Library

HILARY NIGHT.……….the artist who is best known for paintings of ELOISE at the PLAZA.  His introduction to the theater was Ethel Merman in RED.……..and Carmen Miranda in The Streets of Paris.

In 1954 Hilary illustrated ELOISE....and it was a best seller around the world.  I had Hillary over for dinner one night and he signed my 1st Editions.

NY TIMES 1978 photos at the ARSENAL GALLERY

The current show at the GALLERY in the ARSENAL in Central Park………..photographs that were commissioned in 1978. The New York Times asked 8 of their  photographers to record activities in the city’s parks.

Recently……….3000 of these photographs were unearthed….. hidden away in 2 boxes in the Arsenal.

68 of these photos are on display………….

you can see all of them………..until June 14th.

In the summer of 1978 I spent every Sunday afternoon at Bethesda Fountain….wearing my BELLBOTTOMS!

Speaking of Queen Elizabeth ll……….

Here she is greeting Marilyn Monroe in 1956.

Here she is again doing during her service in World War 2………rising to the rank of Junior Commander.

But…….she did not sleep in the barracks……..she was required to return to the palace every night.

GOD SAVE THE QUEEN

MET GALA 2018 • Celebrity Fashion

The MET GALA was last night……..the theme was “HEAVENLY BODIES: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.

These five were some of my favorites.

RUBY ROSE………..looking like a pope in drag.

TROYE SAVIN wearing Valentino

ALEK WEK…………….stunning!

TOM BRADY and GISELE BUNDCHEN

GRETA GERWIG…………get thee to a nunnery.