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Capa in Color

Friday, February 7th, 2014
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Robert Capa (born Endre Friedmann in Budapest in 1913), was the greatest black-and-white war photographer and photojournalist of his generation. As Cynthia Young, Curator of

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ERic Comstock, Barbara Fasano

Rat Pack Poet: Celebrating Sammy Cahn
On His 100th Birthday

Thursday, June 20th, 2013
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Tuesday night, Rat Pack Poet, a wide ranging, illuminating, and entertaining tribute to the lyricist Sammy Cahn on his 100th birthday, filled Stage72 with devoted

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Frank Sinatra

Bill Zeffiro’s Birthday Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Urban Stages Winter Rhythms

Saturday, December 15th, 2012
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Frank Sinatra, whose phrasing, vocal ability, and popularity unquestionably made him a musical icon, would’ve celebrated his 97th birthday on Wednesday the 12th of December.

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This Year’s Best Maillots—One Piece Bathing Suits

Saturday, June 2nd, 2012
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Not wearing bikinis did nothing to diminish the sex appeal of Ava Gardner, Betty Grable, Lana Turner, or Jane Russell. Your figure can be seen

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White Is Not Just Oxford Anymore

Saturday, December 31st, 2011
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The era of the classic white Oxford shirt has passed. (Even men rarely wear them these days). Blouses just as fresh can be structured or

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Hoop Dreams

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011
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“Early evidence of earring wearing is evident in the Biblical record. In Exodus 32:1–4, it is written that while Moses was up on Mount Sinai,

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Sigali

Sigali Hamberger: A Toast to Ava Gardner

Sunday, August 7th, 2011
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Ninety per cent of the way through Sigali Hamberger ‘s very personal retelling of Ava Gardner’s tumultuous life, she stands at the back of the

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Artisanal Furniture From a Less Likely Source

Monday, June 20th, 2011
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I don’t see why we should hang a painting on the wall and then just not think of it anymore because it’s there like a

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