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Corin Redgrave dies; Barry Manilow fetes school; legal woes for Shepard Fairey, Annie Leibovitz

April 6, 2010 |  7:53 am

Redgrave family --Death in the family: Corin Redgrave, brother of Vanessa and Lynn Redgrave, dies at age 70. (Telegraph, Los Angeles Times)

--Tell all: Judge orders artist Shepard Fairey's lawyers to disclose identities of anyone who deleted or destroyed records in the Barack Obama "Hope" image case. (San Francisco Chronicle)

--Star of the party: Barry Manilow helps Los Angeles County High School for the Arts mark its 25th birthday. (Los Angeles Times)

--Woof: Clueless NYU art students show visiting First Lady of France Carla Bruni Sarkozy their "best" work -- video of a waving dog. (New York)

--Preserving the legacy: Dion Neutra wins the latest battle in Gettysburg -- for preservation of the Richard Neutra-designed Cyclorama Center. (Philadelphia Inquirer)

--Feeling better: In his first public appearance since his colon cancer surgery, Placido Domingo pays a visit to his restaurant in New York. (BBC)

--More legal woes: New York investment firm Brunswick Capital Partners sues photographer Annie Leibovitz for $315,000 in finance fees. (Bloomberg News)

--Looking for clues: Archeologists in Stratford-upon-Avon search for scraps of William Shakespeare's life. (Guardian)

--Move over, Obamas: Secretary of State Hilary Clinton, former President Bill Clinton, daughter Chelsea and her fiance Mark Mezvinsky attend "Next to Normal" on Broadway. (Playbill)

--Win a prize, get a commission: LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton picks Pritzker Prize winners SANAA for hotel project in Paris. (Bloomberg News)

--Eyes on the prize: Dallas theater venues duke it out for touring productions of Broadway shows. (Dallas Morning News)

--Park that thing outside: Artist Robin Rhode explains that bright green bicycle made of soap in LACMA's Ahmanson building. (Unframed)

--Also in the L.A. Times: J. Paul Getty Trust adds former U.S. Ambassador to Italy to its board of directors; "Looped," the play featuring Valerie Harper as Tallulah Bankhead, is closing on Broadway.

-- Lisa Fung (Follow me on Twitter @lfung)

Photo: Vanessa Redgrave, left rear, brother Corin and sister Lynn behind their mother, Rachel Kempson, in 2000. Corin Redgrave died Tuesday at age 70. Credit: Peter Jordan / Associated Press


 
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