Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work Display: Part Two



I've already shared some photos of the display I did for opening weekend of Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work. Here is part two and also some photos of me with friends and the co-director of the film.






William, Erich, me and Tony.



Me with Annie Sundberg (film's co-director).

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work Display: Part One



I had a great time displaying a few pieces of my Joan Rivers collection during opening weekend of the film Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work. Here are a few pictures of the display. More to follow soon!










Monday, June 21, 2010

Legends I've Seen: Jane Powell



Legend:
Jane Powell

Number of Times I've Seen:
Once

Iconic Moment:
Ms. Powell gave a great keynote speech about her life as an MGM star of musicals like Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. She spoke at the Judy Garland Festival a couple weeks ago and was very entertaining and very welcoming to those of us wanting photos with her.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Michael Rivers Displays Joan Rivers Collection




I'm teaming up with the Uptown Landmark Theater in Minneapolis to celebrate the release of Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work.

This Friday, Saturday and Sunday I'll be displaying select pieces of my Joan Rivers Memorabilia Collection before movie showtime!

Friday
4:30pm to 7:30pm

Saturday
4:30pm to 7:30pm

Sunday
Before the 1pm showing (Start time tentative. Will update when information is available).

Also on Saturday night, filmmaker Anne Sundberg will be in person to open the 5:15pm and 7:30pm showings!

If you're in the Minneapolis area, please stop by to view the mini-exhibit, meet the filmmaker and see the film!

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Favorite Quote: On First Rate Versions


Quote:
Always be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.

Who Said It:
Judy Garland

My Thoughts:
Happy birthday to an entertainer who was one of the best first rate versions--ever!

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Joan Rivers Birthday



Happy Birthday, Joan!!

Your card and gift is in the mail.

Not to spoil the surprise, but someone is getting a gift card for Olive Garden very soon!




For you blog readers, don't forget Joan's Sundance winning film opens in select cities this weekend and nation wide next! Click here for the preview.