"I think I was one of the last people to spend some personal time [with him]."
Fast forward about 3,000 years to Israel Horovitz' play Out of the Mouths of Babes. In this striking Cherry Lane Theatre production (www.cherrylanetheatre.org), the Babes are adults. Out of their mouths comes wit..with claws. Picture four sassy, savvy, snarky babes -- all ex-wives and lovers of the same beloved Professor -- clumped together in one Paris apartment for his funeral.
This publishing company sale to SONY was an asset that Michael Jackson shrewdly purchased - and now his last big score. My
THÉODORE GÉRICAULT - PAINTER (1791 - 1824) By: Olga Kirshenbaum Doors frontman Jim Morrison died in Paris in 1971. He was
We wanted to challenge ourselves and do something that wasn't expected from us. We've always wanted to be able to challenge
This is not the greatest song in the world, no, but it's one heck of a tribute. Tenacious D singer Jack Black and Boy George
Even before Dael Orlandersmith begins her monologue Forever at the New York Theatre workshop -- as a follow-up to, among other writings, her acclaimed Yellowman -- there's plenty to look at and even something to do.
I believe there is another world, another life beyond the one we're in now, that's available to us, a more enduring existence open to anyone able to embrace some kind of a "leap of faith," or at least see it as JK Rowling puts it in one of her "Harry Potter" novels: for a "well-organized mind: death is but the next great adventure."
How much do we know today about the life of Jim Morrison, one of the global music industry's most iconic artists who died forty-three years ago?
In 2007, the Daily Mail ran an exclusive interview with Sam Bernett, a "close friend" of Morrison and "a French-born former
His show arrived right at the moment when it seemed like America was coming apart, culturally, spiritually, and politically -- and promised us, in a tone that was relentlessly upbeat yet somehow never smarmy, that we actually could be one nation under a groove, that for three or four hours we could share a common bond.