Cher Public

“The unfed mind devours itself”

Born on this day in 1925 author Gore Vidal

Born on this day in 1807 composer and voice teacher Heinrich Panofka.

Happy 76th birthday bass Ruggero Raimondi.

Happy 81st birthday composer Steven Reich.

On this day in 1962 the Leslie BricuseAnthony Newley musical Stop the World— I Want to Get Off opened at the Shubert Theatre, to run 555 performances.