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Bradley Cooper brings daughter to Karen LeFrak’s Philharmonic debut

Bradley Cooper introduced his and ex-lover supermodel Irina Shayk’s 2-year-old daughter Lea De Seine Shayk Cooper — who’s smaller than her title — to the Philharmonic for the debut of composer Karen LeFrak’s “Sleepover on the Museum.”

In a pink princess costume, the toddler held her father’s hand till he picked her up, carried her down the aisle, and he or she sat in beaming Daddy’s lap for all the live performance. It additionally featured Leonard Bernstein’s daughter Jamie narrating the composition impressed by LeFrak’s kids’s ebook a few sleepover on the Pure Historical past museum, the place a theater is called after the household.

Blonde bombshell is again

Slinking our means is a Marilyn Monroe TV exposé based mostly on Keith Badman’s ebook “The Remaining Years.” Monroe’s property, owned by the Genuine Manufacturers Group, cooperated. The collection, from Seven Seas Movies, offers along with her final movie, habit struggles, drug overdose, loss of life, plus affairs with JFK and his brother Robert.

It’s going to reenact bare pool scenes from her closing film, “One thing’s Received to Give.” I do know that photographs taken on the set by Lawrence Schiller — her precise signed pictures splashing nude within the water simply earlier than she died on Aug. 5, 1962 — are grabbable for $4,500 apiece at M.S. Rau in New Orleans.

If you happen to’re sizzling on MM, there’s additionally her second husband, Joe DiMaggio’s 50th birthday gold watch ($54,500), 1984 Cartier silver tray ($56,000) given him by the Yankees, plus — since Marilyn was clearly very busy — a pink summary portray ($145,000) by one more lover, Frank Sinatra.

Totally different instances

After 9/11, the mantra was “Eff all of them — maintain NYC open.” Go to museums, theaters, gyms, events, openings, premieres, films … regardless of who/what, New York is all the time open for enterprise.

Now, not. One venue that does a number of capabilities nightly had 9 cancellations in a single week. Staff laid off. Vacationers who normally come to the Nice White Means — aren’t. Gross sales slipping. Broadway not promoting. Life upon the depraved stage weakened. Producers meet this week to determine what to do. Dialogue’s been a model of airport steel detectors and pat-downs. This medical model of swabs and hand sanitizers would imply large delays coming into the theater. And the way to lure vacationers who need to keep away from buses, trains, planes? How to deal with an Act of God — insurance coverage, contracts, layoffs, unemployment?

It’s exhibits closing, not opening, casts being paid off, producers shedding fortunes, tryouts not attempting out, audiences not leaving their homes. How does this get dealt with contractually? Will craft unions assist?

Epidemiologists observe the Philippines has fewer than 50 instances. What’s that imply — “West Aspect Story” could possibly be an enormous hit in downtown Manila?

Bits & items

Film theaters keep empty, however TV units are busy. Chris Walken might do a BBC miniseries … Additionally full is Café Carlyle. Tony winner Betty Buckley — the unique Glamour Cat Grizabella in 1982’s “Cats” — can now be seen, heard and applauded there . . . ALSO busy is West 44th’s Hunt & Fish Membership. In addition to steaks and lobsters, the restaurant additionally serves well-known faces.

Four places of work usually are not sufficient

Between LA’s #MeToo, DC’s You Too, and NYC’s de Blasio Too, the busiest are legal professionals. Manhattan’s newest Brooklyn transplant Sal Strazzullo simply opened his fifth workplace. It’s in Tribeca, throughout from De Niro’s Greenwich Resort. Strazzullo has closed offers for Billy Crystal and Matt Lauer. OK, however Lauer’s making offers?

Like my housekeeper, Biden remembers nothing.

And he could also be in Philly, however she’s solely in New York, children, solely in New York

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