Entries by Bitten By A Zebra

RIP Marian Seldes

On May 19, 2009, I videotaped an interview with Marian Seldes, interviewed by Kathy Searle for BroadwaySpace.com (a site that sadly no longer exists). We were at the New Dramatists ceremony for honoring Horton Foote. Marian was there and such a gentle, delightful woman. Click here to learn more about the New Dramatists event.

RIP Joan Rivers

I will miss Joan Rivers. She has been making me laugh for (gulp) more than 30 years. A few years ago, when I was doing some freelance writing for the New York Resident, I had the opportunity to interview Joan. It was a phone interview but she graciously agreed to meet me after her show and […]

Elaine Stritch RIP

I never met Elaine Stritch nor did I ever get to see her perform live — but I did have the opportunity to photograph her twice. The first time was at the opening night of Christine Ebersole’s solo show at the Carlyle Café. I was capturing images of Christine and celebrities who came to see […]

An evening in Central Park

This past Sunday, I spent the evening in Central Park’s conservatory garden photographing a lovely family: Amiel & Rebecca, and their daughter, Juliet. They were such a joy. On Monday evening, I received an e-mail message from Rebecca: I thought you might like to know that you now officially have a “little people” named after […]

A Ray of Hope: a benefit for ovarian cancer research starring Ray Romano

On Friday, May 14th, Ray Romano headlined an evening, A Ray of Hope, to benefit the early detection, treatment and cure of ovarian cancer. Every year,  approximately 22,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer in the United States and about 15,000 American women die from the disease. The goal of A Ray of Hope, was to to […]

Vogue with Benny Ninja

A couple of Wednesdays ago in Union Square Park, in celebration of NYC’s Immigrant Heritage Week, Djoniba Dance Centre presented a “Cultural Fitness Day.”  one of the many performances included Benny Ninja, father of the House of Ninja and America’s Next Top Model guest judge and coach, led a vogueing class demonstration. These are images […]

Marriage Equality New York honors B.D. Wong, Queer Rising, NYS Senator Peralta & Shannon Minter

On April 28, Marriage Equliaty New York (http://www.meny.us/) held their 12th Annual gala at Slate Restaurant in New York City. The MENY Gala recognized and honored: Queer Rising, NYS Senator Peralta, Shannon Minter, and B.D. Wong for their work in moving marriage equality forward in New York State and, in some cases, on the national […]

Stephen Schwartz: Making Music

On Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 8 PM at The St. George Theater  on Staten Island, The Harbor Lights Theater Company presented Stephen Schwartz—Making Music, which chronicled the career journey of an artist whose early success and later disappointment ultimately ends in triumph. Directed and choreographed by Chet Walker (Co-creator of the Tony Award-winning Broadway show Fosse and Founder of WALKERDANCE), this […]