EVENTS IN 2010
WALESKA, GA.,at the Felany Performing Arts
Center at Reinhardt College, lecture at 3 pm.
NEW YORK CITY at the Lotos Club.
Participated in a salute to Angela Lansbury.
SEDONA, AZ. at the Harkins Sedona Six theatres.
Introducing three classic films at the Sedona Film Festival
HOLLYWOOD, CA. at the Kodak Theatre.
Red carpet greeter for the Academy at the 82nd
NEW YORK CITY at the Ziegfeld Theatre.
Co-hosting with Elaine Stritch a free TCM screening of
ALL ABOUT EVE
DELRAY BEACH, FL. at the Old School Square.
Cultural Arts Center. Lecture at 2 pm.
ATHENS, GA. at the Classic Center.
Hosting sixth annual Robert Osborne Classic Film Festival
CHICAGO, ILL. at the Music Box theatre.
Co-hosting with Eva Marie Saint a free TCM screening
of NORTH BY NORTHWEST.
HAMILTON, OHIO on the Hamilton Campus of Miami
HOLLYWOOD, CA at Grauman's Chinese & other
Participating in the first-ever TCM Classic Film Festival
BOSTON, MASS at Symphony Hall.
Hosting a Rodgers and Hammerstein evening with
the Boston Pops conducted by Emil de Cou.
LENOX, MASS. at Tanglewood Music Center.
Hosting FILM NIGHT AT TANGLEWOOD with the Boston
Pops Orchestra, conducted by John WIlliams.
NEW YORK CITY at the Museum of Modern Art.
Hosting 75th anniversary salute to THE MARCH OF
TIME documentary series of 1935-1951.
HOLLYWOOD, CA. at the Hollywood Bowl.
Hosting THE BIG PICTURE: THE FILMS OF 20th
CENTURY FOX, a saute to the studio on it's 75th
anniversary wth the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra,
conducted by David Newman.
SEDONA, AZ. at the Harkins Sedona Six theatres.
Hosting a screening of the 1951 SHOW BOAT and
the short film KEEP DANCING at a fundraiser for the
Sedona International Film Festival with guests
Marge Champion & Greg Vander Veer.
KENT, OHIO at Kent State University Museum.
Participating in the unveiling of an exhibit of costumes
worn by Katharine Hepburn on screen and stage.
NEW YORK CITY on Ellis Island.
Participating in the dedication of the Bob Hope
Library on Ellis Island.
NEW YORK CITY at the Film Forum.
Hosting prevue screening of first two episodes of
TCM's MOGULS & MOVIE STARS documentary series.
WILLIAMSTOWN, MASS. at MASS MoCA's Hunter
Joining Alec Baldwin and host Steve Lawson in an
on-stage discussion REVISITING BILLY WILDER, a
benefit for the Williamstown Film Festival.
ATLANTA, GA. at Phipps Plaza.
Hosting free screening of CASABLANCA in coordination
with touring exhibit of movie artifacts and costumes,
sponsored by TCM.
GENESSE DEPOT, WISC. at Ten Chimneys.
Lecture at the Lunt-Fontanne museum.
NEW YORK CITY at the Plaza Hotel.
Honored along with Tom Sherak, Dr. Madeleine Sherak
and Charles and Clo Cohen at a fundraiser for
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EVENTS IN 2009
Presented award to Molly Haskell & Andrew
Sarris at the National Board of Review Awards, NY.
Book signing at Borders, 57th & Park Ave., NY
Appeared on ABC's GOOD MORNING AMERICA.
Hosted of screening of Oscar-nominated
short subjects at The Lighthouse, NY.
Host of screening of THE BIRDS followed
by q&a with Tippi Hedren, L.A
Book signing at The Grove, L.A.
Red carpet greeter for the Academy at the
81st Oscar ceremony, Kodak theatre, Hollywood.
Introduction of three classic films at
the Sedona Film Festival, Sedona, AZ.
Lecture at Indiana Stat University,
Terra Haute, Indiana.
Lecture at Village of Schaumburg Prarie
Centerfor the Arts, Schaumburg, Illinois.
Host of 5th annual ROBERT OSBORNE'S
CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL in Athens, GA. with special
cohost Fred Willard.
Appearance with Michael Feinstein,
Jane Powell, Jane Russell and Arlene Dahl and orchestra
at the Riverside Theatre in Vero Beach, FL (3/22),
at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach (3/23) and
Van Wezel Perfoming Arts Hall in Sarasota, FL (3/26).
Lecture at Stockton Performing Arts
Center, Stockton, NJ.
Interview with Cloris Leachman at the
Paley Center, NYC.
Participation in GONE WITH THE WIND
screening at Fox theatre in Atlanta, and other
activities re: TCM's 15th birthday celebration.
Accepted Peabody Award on behalf of
Turner Classic Movies at awards luncheon in the
Waldorf-Astoria's Grand Ballroom in New York, hosted
by Brian Williams.
Hosted four classic movies at the Seattle
Film Festival, and with TCM's Charles Tabesh accepted
an award to TCM from the festival board.
Taped 50,00th piece for TCM since April 1994.
Hosted screening of GONE WITH THE WIND
at the Academy's N.Y. theatre, as part of a salute to
the 10 "best picture" nominees of 1939.
Hosted screening of NINOTCKA at the
Academy's N.Y. theatre.
Hosted THE WIZARD OF OZ screening at
Wolf Trap National Park, Vienna, Virginia.
Hosted RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN IN THE
MOVIES at Atlanta's Verizon Amphitheatre.
Hosted screening of MR. SMITH GOES TO
WASHINGTON at the Academy's N.Y. theatre.
Hosted screenings of STAGECOACH and
OF MICE AND MEN at the Academy's N.Y. theatre.
Hosted RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN IN
THE MOVIES at the Hollywood Bowl in Hollywood, CA.
Hosted High Definition simulcast of MGM's
1939 "The Wizard of Oz" on it;s 70th anniversary in
450 theatres nationwide
Hosted 10/08 screenings SWEET SMELL
OF SUCCESS & SOME LIKE IT HOT and did on-stage
conversation 10/09 with Tony Curtis to benefit the
Sedona Arts Festival at the Harkins Sedona Six
Theatres & Auberge de Sedona Resort in Sedona, AZ.
Hosted screening of THE WIZARD OF OZ
for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
at the Academy's N.Y. theatre, the Lighthouse.
Hosted screening of MR. SMITH GOES
TO WASHINGTON for the Academy of Motion Picture
Arts & Sciences, for the National Archives.
Participated in a celebration of the
70th anniversary of GONE WITH THE WIND at the
Strand theatre & the "Gone With the Wind Museum"
in Marietta, GA.
Participated in a salute to the 100th birthday
of the late Johnny Mercer at N.Y.'s Paley Center.