Al Hirschfeld

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United States artist noted for his line-drawn caricatures (1904-2003)


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HIRSCHFELD'S HARLEM by Al Hirschfeld, Introduction by Gail Lumet-Buckley Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, February 2004 $75.
Al Hirschfeld and Bill Mauldin certainly belong in that august company.
Best of the new bunch is a startlingly inventive version of Gershwin's Rhapsody In Blue which interweaves four New York stories in the style of legendary Big Apple cartoonist Al Hirschfeld.
Otto Bettmann, founder of the eponymous archive, "whose fastest-moving item [in 39] is Umbrellas; he thinks Chamberlain is responsible for that") all the way down to last summer (a visit with Al Hirschfeld, who's still drawing at age ninety-five, and who "uses the word `retire' the way some people pronounce `Richard Nixon'").
For more than 70 years, with rare exceptions, the opening of a Broadway show has been saluted on the entertainment pages of The New York Times with a drawing by renowned caricaturist Al Hirschfeld.
The Line King: The Al Hirschfeld Story - Pre-order: November 11; Street Date: December 2
Among painters and graphic artists, Romare Bearden, Palmer Hayden, Francis Feist, Al Hirschfeld, Paul Colin, Charles Delaunay, LeRoy Neiman, Rene Bouche, Miguel Covarrubias, and Winold Reiss tried their hand at representing Armstrong's body and/or spirit.
The Kinky Boots deal will feature both orchestra and mezzanine seating options at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre and will be available through the Groupon website (www.
Creators Kohan and Mutchnick are donating a number of materials, including copies of Mutchnick's correspondence with the Human Rights Campaign, copies of the show's scripts and an original Al Hirschfeld caricature of the principal characters.
NEW YORK -- A new exhibition on caricaturist Al Hirschfeld begins with a video of Whoopi Goldberg talking about his wicked sense of humor.
This collection features caricatures and drawings of British subjects in performing arts and culture by Al Hirschfeld, with brief commentary about some of the drawings by the artist, Lynn Redgrave, Julie Andrews, Simon Callow, Julie Christie, Louise Kerz Hirschfeld, Sir Peter Shaffer,
Currently at the 5th Avenue Theatre, Seattle, through February 79 Al Hirschfeld Theatre, New York City, begins March 30, opening night April 27
For instance, the animation for George Gershwin's ``Rhapsody in Blue'' pays homage to the work of legendary caricaturist Al Hirschfeld.
Leyendecker, Maxfield Parrish, Rockwell Kent, Al Hirschfeld, Robert Weaver, and others.
But sitting in the Al Hirschfeld Theatre ten days before the opening and three days after a querulous article in The New York Times about the show's skimpy advance, the newly minted director-choreographer appeared utterly unfazed by the momentousness of it all.