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DANCERS FEARED CHOREOGRAPHER JEROME ROBBINS, SAYS RITA MORENO

November 14, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

On the eve of the release of a 50th anniversary Blu-ray edition of Leonard Bernstein’s West Side Story, the New York Post has observed that an “extra” in the video package, an examination of the dance sequences by co-star Rita Moreno, includes a broadside at the late choreographer, Jerome Robbins. “Jerry would humiliate dancers. It […]

50’S STAR FARLEY GRANGER DEAD AT 85

March 29, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Farley Granger, the handsome leading man who had a meteoric career in Hollywood in the late ’40s and early ’50s but became disillusioned with the studio system and ultimately found success performing in live television dramas in the ’60s and on Broadway in the ’70s and ’80s, died Sunday in New York at age 85. […]