Tag: The Paley Center for Media

event musings: horton foote + kim stanley = endless delights

Horton Foote + Kim Stanley = Endless Delights Harrison, TX: Three Plays by Horton Foote @ 59E59 (attended August 14, 2012) Studio One: The Traveling Lady @  The Paley Center (August 19, 2012) I dreamed myself into the world of Horton Foote‘s sensibility from my Midwestern childhood imagination long before I knew his name. Foote’s

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event musings: the standbys

2012 Tony Awards Film Series: The Standbys Stephanie Riggs, Merwin Foard, Ben Crawford, Aléna Watters Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 2pm The Paley Center for Media, 25 West 52nd Street “We get paid for the groan.” (Aléna  Watters on the typical understudy theatre greeting.) “You insinuate yourself as seamlessly as possible.” (Merwin Foard) “Did you

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event musings: oscar hammerstein ii — out of my dreams

Inside Media / Public Programs at the Paley Center for Media: Oscar Hammerstein II — Out of My Dreams Stephen Sondheim, Ted Chapin, and JoAnn Young Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 6:30pm The Paley Center for Media, 25 West 52nd Street event site  “Oklahoma has no particular message but it has a flavor that infects

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summer of garland: musings reflections directions

I have been blogging for a month about screenings at the Paley Center for Media‘s festival Judy Garland: The Television Years (July 20-August 18, 2011) and films shown at the Film Society of Lincoln Center‘s festival Judy Garland: All Singin’, All Dancin’, All Judy! (July 26-August 9, 2011).  The challenge of summing up the experience has stymied me

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screening snapshots: garland at the paley part 6

Screenings from the Paley Center for Media Collection Judy Garland: The Television Years August 11 and August 18, 2011 [festival runs July 20-August 18, 2011] 25 West 52nd Street event web site:  http://www.paleycenter.org/judy-garland-the-television-years Last night, the screenings at the Paley concluded with a set of classy and classic and sometimes just goofy segments from a number

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event musings: Elliot Tiber, Palm Trees, Passions, Garland, and Home

When: Thursday, August 11, about 8pm Where: The Paley Center for Media, 25 West 52nd Street What: Elliot Tiber meets fellow Judy Garland fans On August 11 at a screening of television appearances ranging from Jack Paar show visits from 1964 and 1967 to a 1968 visit to the Philadelphia-based Mike Douglas show to show #20

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screening snapshots: garland at the paley part 5

Screenings from the Paley Center for Media Collection Judy Garland: The Television Years August 5, 2011 [festival runs July 20-August 18, 2011] 25 West 52nd Street event web site:  http://www.paleycenter.org/judy-garland-the-television-years Garland programs at the Paley have varied in types of content — from bits and pieces of a number of television appearances across a series,

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screening snapshots: garland at the paley part 4

Screenings from the Paley Center for Media Collection Judy Garland: The Television Years July 30 and July 31, 2011 [festival runs July 20-August 18, 2011] 25 West 52nd Street event web site:  http://www.paleycenter.org/judy-garland-the-television-years Garland the woman, Garland the performance professional, Garland the raconteur. Gems at the Paley continue to illustrate, illuminate, and just frankly and simply

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screening snapshots: garland at the paley part 3

Screenings from the Paley Center for Media Collection Judy Garland: The Television Years July 27, 2011 [festival runs July 20-August 18, 2011] 25 West 52nd Street event web site:  http://www.paleycenter.org/judy-garland-the-television-years [Today I spend the late morning into and through the first 45 minutes or so of the screening traveling to and from the Bronx to

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screening snapshots: garland at the paley part 2

Screenings from the Paley Center for Media Collection Judy Garland: The Television Years July 24, 2011 [festival runs July 20-August 18, 2011] 25 West 52nd Street event web site:  http://www.paleycenter.org/judy-garland-the-television-years [Note: Alas, I will not be able to report in sequence on each and every event in the Garland festivals at the Paley Center and

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