Olivier Dahan last directed La Vie en Rose, the overwrought biopic that skipped between every traumatic moment of Edith Piaf’s… Read More
Somewhere between Cannes and Nice, in France's Côte D'Azur, sits this five-acre plot once owned by Edith Piaf, France's world-renown, skinny-eyebrowed chanteuse, an icon probably best known for singing "La Vie en...
In 1963 I loved the Beatles because my parents did not; I loved Peter Paul and Mary, The Seekers and Mamas and Papas because protest-laden folk songs were very cool, and I adored Edith Piaf.Édith Piaf Gassion (1915 –1963) was born in Paris. Show More Summary
by Alex Balk If Edith Piaf were alive today she would be touring the country singing this song and only this song each night live for four hours straight before shooting a perfectly-formed arc of spit out at the front row and then storming off the stage. Show More Summary
It's 50 years since she died and Paris still feels a bit more like Paris with Edith Piaf playing in the background. It was hard not to hear that unmistakeable sound on Thursday as radio stations marked the anniversary by playing herShow More Summary
Opulence of Monaco in 1962 recreated by director who made Edith Piaf film, La Vie En Rose Video LAST UPDATED AT 16:35 ON Mon 16 Sep 2013 AT LAST, a trailer offers a glimpse of Nicole Kidman's much-anticipated turn as Grace Kelly in Grace...Show More Summary
There are those who embrace fame, and others who are simply repelled by it. Henri, Le Chat Noir, seems to have perfectly straddled both.
Edith Piaf is no doubt one of France's greatest "gifts," with her magical voice and presence. There are few who haven't heard and fallen in love with songs like "La Vie en Rose" and "Non, je ne regrette rien." She is most certainly one-of-a-kind.
PARIS -- Georges Moustaki, an Egyptian-born composer, singer and poet who wrote songs for Edith Piaf and other French stars, has died at age 79....
A new play about Wales' answer to Edith Piaf opened last week at Sherman Cymru and has so far received standing ovations from audiences.
Jarboe appears regularly around Philly in performance as Edith Piaf and then there are those James Bond sex parodies by the Beardeds at the Wilma Theater. The Ladies are not only talented singers and comic actors, they put political satire back in cabaret.
Edith Piaf comes to life onstage through the multi-faceted talents of Milwaukee veteran performer Leslie Fitzwater, who wrote and performs in this one actor show. Director Jim Butchart has kept the staging simple, and the 4-piece band supports Fitzwater's captivating vocals throughout the evening. (read more...)
The first time most Americans discovered French actress Marion Cotillard was when she played Edith Piaf in La Vie en Rose, a performance that took her all the way to Oscar night where she won the Oscar, making her the first French actress to do so in nearly 50 years. Show More Summary
Paris gets down. Everything from Brazilian funk, jazz, hip-hop and R&B can be grooved to, along with your more traditional Edith Piaf. If you'll be headed to Paris for the holidays, try hitting up some of these spots.
? Beyoncé confirmed her Super Bowl XLVII half-time performance … via Tumblr! Rickey ? Wait. Wait. Does Lindsay Lohan actually look good in these new pictures? Evil Beet ? Lady Gaga purchased singer Edith Piaf’s songs, clothes and toenail clippings? PopCrush ? This is exactly what it would look like if Bigfoot had an emo [...]
Lady Gaga buys Edith Piaf’s toenail clippings via Rickey.org What the What?! Wallpaper is the New Tapestry!!!!! (Perez Hamilton) ‘Catching Fire’ set photo: Jennifer Lawrence and cast filming Victory Tour (Hypable) Fake “Jake Gyllenhaal”...Show More Summary
No Regrets: The Life of Edith Piaf Carolyn Burke 304 Pages ISBN: 0307268012 Alfred A. Knopf 2011 In the 20th century, France produced two celebrities for which the New World has no equal: Serge Gainsbourg (1928-1991) was in international entertainment polymath who had his thumb in every media pie extant. Show More Summary
My early 20's were spend trying not to hate Europe for stealing my boyfriend from me. It was pretty lame. Edith Piaf - "Milord" My boyfriend and I try to get back together even though deep down we both know this is never going to be a success. Show More Summary
Sat 01 Sep The beautiful songs of Edith Piaf, one of the biggest icons of the 1940s, are now recreated and sung by Caroline Nin in homage to the great singer. Including...