Barbra Streisand

The Jonathan Channel

The Headliner: Partners from Barbra Streisand

Monday, October 20, 2014

This week, we're taking a look at the new studio album from Barbra Streisand, Partners. 


Around Broadway

In the Basement with Babs

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Playwright Jonathan Tolin has takes the surprising fact that Barbara Streisand has a basement in her barn and woven it into the one-man show Buyer & Cellar at the Barrow Street Theater.


Transportation Nation

CHART: Mumford and Sons Fans Take the Subway to Barclays. Barbra Fans: Notsomuch

Thursday, June 13, 2013


Barclays was designed for public transit, but some visitors have a distinct preference for getting there behind the wheel: to wit, fans of Barbra Streisand and Andrea Bocelli.

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Annotations: The NEH Preservation Project

Garson Kanin on 'Remembering Mr. Maugham'

Monday, October 29, 2012


Garson Kanin's memoir of W. Somerset Maugham is the subject of his appearance at this 1967 Books and Authors Luncheon.

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Barbra Streisand to Perform First Brooklyn Show

Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Barbra Streisand is going back to her roots. The Oscar- and Grammy-winning diva was born and raised in Brooklyn, but has never performed publicly there. That will change on October 11 when she will give a concert at the new Barclays Center arena, which is still under construction.


Studio 360

Do the Golden Globes Have a Glass Ceiling?

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

The Golden Globe Awards are this Sunday, and I'm excited, especially for one nominee. The buzz is all over director Kathryn Bigelow and 'The Hurt Locker,' an action film about a bomb-defusing squad in Baghdad.

Last summer, Bigelow talked to Kurt about her transition from ...

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