Halston muse discusses working with the renowned designer of the Studio 54 era

Chris Royer was a “Halstonette,” one of the glossy squad of glamorous creatures who encircled the designer as he flitted through starry press events and Studio 54. But she also significantly contributed to his creativity behind the scenes. As the bingeworthy Netflix biopic continues to pique interest in the late designer, Royer shared her experiences during an Instagram Live with founder of VERYNewYork PR agency, R Scott French, and fashion historian Vivian Kelly.

“He liked me because I had a creative background,” said the former Pratt design student. “I knew what draping and pinning meant and I could stand for

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The End of an Era: Carr’s Hobby Shop Final Auction

Carr Passed Away Abruptly One Year Ago; He Was 79

DULUTH, Minn. – The Northland is nearing the end of an era.

After years in business, and countless items collected, the final pieces of collectible items from Duluthian Jack Carr’s collection will be auctioned off Saturday, June 5.

Organizers say this could be your chance to own a piece of history that you’ll never see again.

“I’m wound up very tight,” said Forrest Evavold, owner of Nordic Auction.

The amount of emotion put into locomotion in Duluth’s west end this weekend is unimaginable.

“He was one of the most well-known

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Can they win modern era championship with old school identity?

With the 2020-21 Sixers, you don’t see the typical flash or show, but a team that is simply ready to win. It all starts with the new man in charge: Doc Rivers. Its all starting to add up on why the Sixers viewed the struggling coach as the right man for the job. The most important reason being culture.

Doc knows what it takes to win and has a reputation of having tough minded basketball teams. The questions surrounding the Sixers in recent years has never been about talent level. Year after year they fell short and leaks about work

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GableStage begins post-Joseph Adler era with new director Bari Newport at the helm


Bari Newport and her rescue poodle Maxwell are relocating from Maine to sunny South Florida.

For more than two decades, GableStage and producing artistic director Joseph Adler were intertwined, forming the celebrated Coral Gables theater’s DNA.

Working out of an intimate 138-seat space at the historic Biltmore Hotel, the Brooklyn-born, Miami Beach-raised Adler delivered Carbonell Award-winning theater that was reflective of his personality, values and aesthetic. More often than not, an Adler play was edgy, intellectually and emotionally provocative, delivered at a consistently high level.

Then came the pandemic, just as Adler was about to open his production

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