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George Christy Talks About Debbie Reynolds, Brad Krevoy, Spiderman and more

Zendaya Coleman was a cynosure at the world premiere of Spider-Man: Homecoming presented by Columbia Pictures at TCL Chinese Theatre Call it, if you will,  computer chicanery. In our BHC column last weekend about Canada’s 150th anniversary on July 1 celebrating its independence from the U.K., we discussed our 30 years of hosting a Four Seasons luncheon in Toronto as a kickoff for the Toronto International Film Festival (our favorite).  Several paragraphs were missing from the text. Read More

George Christy Talks About Bette Midler, Hello Dolly, Wally’s Wines, Tom Ford and more

Bette Midler opens in Hello, Dolly on April 20 at New York’s Shubert Theater.  Previewers’ praise is going viral. Bette Midler’s Hello, Dolly has raked in more than $35 million at the box office for producer Scott Rudin’s revival for this forever-flush goldmine.  Composed by Jerry Herman and written by Michael Stewart.  As matchmaker Dolly Levi, she co-stars with David Hyde Pierce as Horace Vandengelder.   Previews began last week  at the Shubert Theatre under the direction of Jerry Zaks.  The  revival, inspired decades ago by Thornton Wilder’s comedy, The Matchmaker,  plays through January 14, 2018. Read More