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The Wit and Wisdom of Elaine Stritch, In Her Own Words

Posted By: KUSC · 7/17/2014 10:11:00 AM

In 2008, when Elaine Stritch was in-between shows, former Arts Alive contributor Chris Stanley caught up with the show business legend at The Gallery tea room in Manhattan's Carlyle Hotel, Stritch's longtime home. They talked about Stritch's life and career, the toll her "partying" had taken, why she bristled at descriptions of herself as a "loud mouth," and her philosophies on life and death. In memory of Elaine Stritch, we'd like to share this interview once again.

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