My friend Todd Reichart, Artistic Director of the Princeton Theatre Experiment, put up my show at the Arts Council of Princeton over the weekend. We sold out both nights. The audience included mathematician John Conway and his son Gareth, cognitive neuropsychologist Dan Simons from the University of Illinois (who drove down right after his Science Friday appearance in New York), and many prominent Princetonians. Juggler Michael Davis showed up from California. A good time was had by all. Thanks Todd, for all your hard work!
Archive for September, 2010
The documentary The Last Play at Shea was shown on the last night of the Hamptons International Film Festival. Through the prism of Billy Joel’s extraordinary career, the movie chronicles the waning days of Shea Stadium. I entertained at the pre-screening party (hosted by the New York State Film Commission), which was attended by both Billy Joel and Alec Baldwin, the narrator of the film. After the party we all went over to Guild Hall to see the movie and enjoy a Q&A with Alec and Billy.
Alec returned Billy’s wristwatch with panache…
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