BEHIND THE SCENES WEEKEND
Ever wonder how much elephants eat, or where kudus sleep when it’s cold outside? Find out this weekend, when the zoo opens some of its animal enclosures and staff-only areas – like its winter quarters, training center and “grocery store” – to the public for behind-the-scenes tours.
Tony DeSare tickles the ivories while belting out hits by some of the world’s greatest pop music pianists, past and present. Think Ray Charles, Billy Joel, Elton John and Jerry Lee Lewis.
Ron is now 72 years old but he writes with more consistency than just about anyone I’ve heard about. If he’s not polishing a script, he’s looking for financing for another project. I’m also interested in how a professional ballplayer [Shelton played in the minors for a time] can be such an incredible poet.