| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Joey Luft remembers it well: appearing on the 1963 Christmas episode of his mother Judy Garland's CBS musical-variety series with his two older sisters, Lorna Luft and Liza Minnelli.
On a recent afternoon, Luft was rewatching the show, his eyes wide and...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"CONTROL YOUR own destiny, or someone else will," said entrepreneur Jack Welch.
PEOPLE SEND me the most fascinating things! The other day I received a wonderful photograph of Judy Garland and Marilyn Monroe embracing. I love it because it is so dramatic,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:25 AM
On the surface, Karen Mason and Freddy Cole would appear to be polar opposites.
She's ferocious, wringing every drop of drama from every note she sings. He's relaxed, easing his way through ballads and blues with apparent nonchalance.
| May 30, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The inimitable Judy Garland undoubtedly would have been pleased to hear Jane Monheit sing her songs. But the young jazz singer did not just imitate Garland during her concert last night at the Musikfest Café. She does have the perfect voice to channel...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Stars may head to Hollywood to make their careers, but their hometown fans don't have to travel far for the festivals that celebrate them. Regional fests are taking place throughout the country this summer to honor showbiz legends Lucille Ball, Judy...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Burt Reynolds told Lee Marlow “I will walk with you as far as you want to go with this” when the Wellington actress read scenes from “The Property Known as Garland” in one of his master classes.
Marlow replied, “Great....
| May 20, 2014
Audiences may remember Mark Baratelli as the pill-popping, floor-dropping, hilarious Judy Garland in Wanzie's 2012 Fringe hit "Celebrity Squares."
Well Judy's back in 45 minutes of Judy, just Judy. This improvisational cabaret show will have you...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Tester- Tony- and Oscar-winner Liza Minnelli offered a personal message Sunday about her mother, legendary performer Judy Garland, to mark what would have been her 90th birthday.
"Today is a day for celebration. We celebrate the privilege of having had...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:53 PM
At this year's Academy Awards, the red carpet will lead to the yellow brick road as Judy Garland's three children -- Liza Minnelli, Lorna Luft and Joey Luft -- gather to help celebrate the 75th anniversary of their late mother's beloved film "The Wizard...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 9:09 PM
The musical performances at this year's Academy Awards have tended toward the more stately. Rock stars U2 went acoustic. Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer Karen O stayed seated. Surely Pink would bring some showbiz excitement to the Oscars, no?
Not quite. Pink...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 9:15 AM
"Parfumerie," the 1936 Hungarian play by Miklós László, has the humble distinction of living in the shadow of the more famous movies (and Broadway musical) that it inspired.
Hollywood has cashed in on the play not once but three times — the...