By PENNY LANDAU **** The theatre and music worlds lost a great friend and mentor with the passing of Michael Larsen, who was instrumental in shaping the careers of many stars of theatre, film and television. Larsen died […]
There will be a memorial service for Barry Levitt, organized by his fellow AFM-802 musicians, on Monday, October 16 at 6 PM, at St. Peter’s Church, 619 Lexington Ave. at East 54 Street. All are welcome to attend.
When someone as beloved as Barry Levitt passes on, those who mourn are especially affected. When that transition to the larger life is completely unexpected, the shock and sorrow are magnified immeasurably. So it was […]
NiteLifeExchange notes with sadness the September 14 passing of another artist who made remarkable contributions to the world of performance. Shirley Callaway, celebrated singer, pianist, one of New York’s leading voice teachers and mother to […]
By Penny Landau ****Legendary singer/actress Barbara Cook passed away this morning at the age of 89, of respiratory failure. The favorite of both Broadway, cabaret and concert audiences, Cook died in her Manhattan apartment with […]
At age 77, longtime cabaret admirer Stu Hamstra has passed away in Florida, where he’d relocated after many years in the New York City area, where he was the writer/publisher/chief cook and bottle washer for […]