Very good in very good dust jacket. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. Jewish Lives (Hardcover). Audience: General/trade.
Barbra Joan Streisand
This book chronicles the journey of Barbra Streisand Tribute Artist / Impersonator Joni Lambert. Lambert shares how she got her start in the tribute artist industry performing her show an homage to Barbra Streisand, whom she is fortunate enough to share a
Barbra Streisand's story may be the most triumphant case of revenge in show business history. Mann vividly evokes the atmosphere of Streisand's New York."-"New York Times" In 1960, Barbra Streisand was just a seventeen-year-old Brooklyn kid with plenty of talent but no connections and certainly no money; her mother brought her soup to make sure she stayed fed as she took acting classes and scraped out a living.
Includes $7.50 Fandango Cash to see "Neighbors" (in theaters 5/9/14) or "A Million Ways to Die in the West" (in theaters 5/30/14). Two of the most memorable comedies of all time, "Meet the Parents" and "Meet the Fockers", are now available in one collection! Join a heartwarming and hilarious cast of characters, including male nurse Greg Focker (Ben Stiller), his eccentric but lovable parents (Dustin Hoffman and Barbra Streisand), and ex-CIA operative Jack Byrnes (Robert De Niro), in the hilariously funny films where comedy is all "relative.
"Owl and the Pussycat": Meek, owlish Felix (George Segal) and strident, catty Doris (Barbra Streisand) live in the same apartment building. His incessant typing bothers her; her gentlemen callers bother him. Felix informs the landlord of her activities, so Doris moves in on Felix. When they both get thrown out, they move in with Barney (Robert Klein).
A salute to the cross-dressing stars of film and television, this campy collection features 17 dolls and 30 costumes. Artists include comedic drag performers - Jerry Lewis, Milton Berle, Tyler Perry, and RuPaul - as well as Barbra Streisand in "Yentl, " Dustin Hoffman in "Tootsie, " and Robin Williams in "Mrs. Doubtfire." Mature content.
Here are her most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials that are available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original
Show biz memoir at its name-dropping, bridge-burning, profane best: the music industry's most outspoken, outrageous, and phenomenally successful executive delivers a rollicking memoir of pop music's heyday. During the 1970s and '80s the music business was dominated by a few major labels and artists such as Michael Jackson, Bruce Springsteen, the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, Paul Simon, Barbra Streisand and James Taylor.
A Place For US - A Tribute To 50 Years Of West Side Story (CD Sampler) von Various - 12 Tracks: 1. Something;s Coming: Brian Stokes Mitchell (4.20) 2. Maria: Johnny Mathis (3.48) 3. Cool* : Eldar (piano & Fender Fhodes (3.37) 4. I Have a Love / One Hand One Heart: Barbra Streisand/Johnny Mathis (4.44) 5. Tonight: Andy Williams (2.36) 6. I Feel Pretty: Julie Andrews (1.
Prominent liberals support a whole litany of policies and principles: progressive taxes, affirmative action, greater regulation of corporations, raising the inheritance tax, strict environmental regulations, children's rights, consumer rights, and more. But do they actually live by these beliefs? Peter Schweizer decided to investigate the private lives of politicians like the Clintons, Nancy Pelosi, the Kennedys, and Ralph Nader; commentators Michael Moore, Al Franken, Noam Chomsky, and Cornel West; entertainers or philanthropists Barbra Streisand and George Soros.
A charmingly illustrated and timely tribute to the women who broke glass ceilings in film and television, debuting during an historic time of change in the entertainment industry. Renegade Women in Film and TV blends stunning illustrations, fascinating biographical profiles, and exclusive interviews with icons like Barbra Streisand, Rita Moreno, and Sigourney Weaver to celebrate the accomplishments of 50 extraordinary women throughout the history of entertainment.
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In 1973, a sweet-tempered, ferociously imaginative ten-year-old boy named Patrick Horrigan saw the TV premiere of the film version of "Hello, Dolly " starring Barbra Streisand. His life would never be the same. "Widescreen Dreams: Growing Up Gay at the Mo
For beginning musicians, Alfred's Easy series is the fast track to developing a repertoire of well-known and fun-to-play songs, while more experienced players will find an excellent resource of favorite songs. The Easy Hits Piano format provides fun and satisfying piano arrangements that are easy to play and sound like the original recordings. This Love and Romance edition features songs from such artists as Celine Dion, Chicago, Bruno Mars, Andy Williams, Sam Cooke, Phil Collins, and many more Titles: Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now) (Phil Collins) * Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do) (from Arthur) (Christopher Cross) * At Last (Etta James) * Because You Loved Me (Theme from Up Close and Personal) (Celine Dion) * Breathe (Faith Hill) * Can You Read My Mind? (Love Theme from Superman) (Maureen McGovern) * Colour My World (Chicago) * Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born) (Barbra Streisand feat.
(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Artist Songbook). 20 gems of the great American songbook as song by the inimitable Ms. Streisand, including: But Beautiful * It Had to Be You * More Than You Know * Second Hand Rose * Smile * Some Day My Prince Will Come * Taking a Cha
Do you wish you were in the audience during Barbra Streisand's final performance of Funny Girl on Broadway? Do you wonder how far Jonathan Groff was willing to go to score tickets to Thoroughly Modern Millie? And are you dying to know which beloved TV sta
A New York Times Notable BookArthur Gelb was hired by The New York Times in 1944 as a night copyboyâ the paperâ s lowliest position. Forty-five years later, he retired as its managing editor. Along the way, he exposed crooked cops and politicians, mentored a generation of our most-talented journalists, was the first to praise the as-yet-undiscovered Woody Allen and Barbra Streisand, and brought Joe Papp instant recognition.
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY HARPER'S BAZAAR In this candid memoir, featuring a foreword by Barbra Streisand, renowned designer Donna Karan shares intimate details about her lonely childhood, her four-plus decades in the fashion industry, her two marriages, motherhood, and her ongoing quest for self-acceptance and spiritual peace. Donna Karan was born into the fashion business-her father was a tailor, and her mother was a showroom model and Seventh Avenue saleswoman-yet Karan dreamed of becoming a dancer like Martha Graham or a singer like Barbra Streisand.
Includes Free Movie Cash Good For Up to $10.00 to see "Little Fockers". Valid 12/22/2010 to 01/23/2011. Domestic disaster looms for male nurse Greg Focker (Ben Stiller) when his straight-laced, ex-CIA father-in-law (Robert De Niro) asks to meet his wildly unconventional mom and dad (Barbra Streisand and Dustin Hoffman). It's family bonding gone hysterically haywire, in the must-see comedy critics are calling "A laugh riot!" (Larry King).
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Beth M. Howard knows about pie. She made pies at California's Malibu Kitchen for celebrities including Barbra Streisand (lemon meringue), Dick Van Dyke (strawberry rhubarb), and Steven Spielberg (coconut cream) before moving back home to rural Iowa. She now lives in the famous American Gothic House (the backdrop for Grant Wood's famous painting) and runs the hugely popular Pitchfork Pie Stand.
An analysis of the stellar career of Barbra Streisand through a lens of her struggles against prejudice explores how she has transcended show business and embraced her Jewish heritage and other distinctive qualities to render her successes a metaphor for outsiderness and marginalization.
If George magazine was about "not just politics as usual," a day at the office with John F. Kennedy Jr. was not just business as usual. John handpicked creative director Matt Berman to bring his vision for a new political magazine to life. Through marathon nights leading up to George's launch; extraordinary meetings with such celebrities as Barbra Streisand, Robert De Niro, and Demi Moore; and jokes at each other's expense, Matt developed a wonderfully collaborative and fun-loving relationship with America's favorite son.
A lively and colorful biography of Hollywood's first superagent - one of the most outrageous showbiz characters of the 1960s and 1970s, whose clients included Barbra Streisand, Ryan O'Neal, Faye Dunaway, Michael Caine, and Candice Bergen. Before Sue Mengers hit the scene in the mid-1960s, talent agents remained quietly in the background. But staying in the background was not possible for Mengers.
While Barbra Streisand played musical-comedy star Fanny Brice in Funny Girl and Funny Lady, the closest Brice ever came to playing a Streisand-like role on film was in the 1930 comedy-drama Be Yourself. The Rose of Washington Square is cast as Fanny Field, the long-suffering girlfriend of no-account, gin-swilling prizefighter Jerry Moore (Robert Armstrong).
She is a one-name legend, a global icon, the ultimate diva. Yet most of what we know about Barbra Joan Streisand is the stuff of caricature: the Brooklyn girl made good, the ugly duckling who blossomed into a modern-day Nefertiti, the political dilettante driving to the barricades in her Rolls-Royce, the Oscar-winning actress and bona fide movie mogul, the greatest female singer who ever lived, a skinflint, a philanthropist, a connoisseur and a barbarian, the woman whose physical characteristics are instantly identifiable around the planet-the tapered nails, those slightly crossed eyes, that nose, the voice.
Bob Scheerer began tap dancing at age six and by thirteen was under contract to Universal Studios. He later moved on to Broadway, and was featured in Lend An Ear, Dance Me A Song, Top Banana, and The Boy Friend. Bob transitioned to television where he became an Emmy Award winning director. His credits include shows and specials featuring Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Danny Kaye, and Barbra Streisand.
This deluxe 3-DVD package includes the premiere release of "Live In Concert 2006" and the first DVD release of "The Concert - Live At The Arrowhead Pond". A Front-row seat for two historic, record-breaking performances. Also includes "Putting It Together - The Making of the Broadway Album" - previously unreleased on DVD. A rare behind-the-scenes look at Barbra's Grammy-award-winning album, including 5 bonus performances from her classic TV specials.
How many Zsa Zsa Gabors can you fit in one room? The answer is the one and only Robin Turner (the incomparable Craig Russell), a hairdresser with a flair for the dramatic who takes to the stage doing impeccable full drag impersonations of Liza Minnelli, Barbra Streisand, Ethel Merman and Carol Channing. Cheered on by his roommate Liza (Hollis McLaren), who has recently escaped from a mental ward, they set out to make their dreams come true: Robin, the make it to the big time in New York, and Liza, to have a baby despite all medical advice to the contrary.
Barbra Streisand was reproduced on the finest Canvas which captures all of the vivid colors and details of the original art. This museum quality Canvas Art was faithfully reproduced using ultra-precision print technology and fade-resistant archival inks on artist premium acid-free grade canvas. The overall size is 16 x 20 inches plus an additonal 1.
Barbra Streisand, Natalie Wood, Arlene Francis, Diahann Carroll, Joan Rivers, Mamie Eisenhower, Barbara Bush, Louise Nevelson. What these women have in common is that all were dressed by Scaasi. From his meteoric rise on Seventh Avenue in the late 1950s through his heyday in the boom decade of the 1980s, Arnold Scaasi has remained one of the most distinctive and successful designers in American fashion.
Discover the heartbeat of music in this 560 page full color coffee table book. Sticks 'n' Skins is dedicated to late drumming photographer Lissa Wales and opens with a tribute to her work. Illuminating the eclectic world of drumming over the past 70 years, the book features never-before-seen photos and stories of legendary artists including Louie Bellson (Benny Goodman), Steve Gadd (Barbra Streisand), Jim Keltner (Bob Dylan), Hal Blaine (Elvis Presley), Ginger Baker (Cream), Charlie Watts (The Rolling Stones), David Garibaldi (Tower of Power), Anton Fig (Late Night with David Letterman), Nigel Olsson (Elton John), Chad Smith (The Red Hot Chili Peppers), and many more.