By Susan King, Los Angeles Times
Tony Bennett, Stevie Wonder and the cast of 'Glee' are among the stars who will perform the singer's hits at the benefit, where Streisand will be lauded for her 'creative accomplishments and philanthropy.'
She's recording a new album and getting ready to star in a remake of the musical "Gypsy," but Barbra Streisand isn't too busy to be honored this week by MusiCares, the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences foundation that aids musicians in crisis.Read more »
What the famous singer, actor, and director is doing to change the state of women's heart health.
WebMD the Magazine - Feature.
Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD
On screen, Barbra Streisand's newest role as therapist Rozalin Focker (seen in Little Fockers, which opened in late December 2010) alongside Robert DeNiro, Ben Stiller, and Dustin Hoffman, shows just how in tune the legendary performer is with matters of the heart.Read more »
This holiday season, more than one woman treated by the Cedars-Sinai Women’s Heart Center is celebrating with her family because our gender-specific heart care saves lives.
Without the generous support of Barbra Streisand and other forward-thinking donors, we would not be privileged to make this statement. Because Barbra and many others believe in our work, we have made great progress in understanding how women’s hearts are different from men’s and treating women accordingly. But we have more knowledge to gain and more hearts to heal. Read more »
Teasers from Larry King (CNN). Full interview to air on December 15:
Congratulations to Jason Chamikles, who has won two free tickets to the New York Premiere of Little Fockers, thanks to his very kind donation to Barbra's campaign to RAISE FUNDS FOR RESEARCH AND EDUCATION ON WOMEN'S HEART DISEASE. He and a friend will attend the screening of Barbra's new movie, Little Fockers, followed by dinner for two.
We're very proud to announce a new contest which started yesterday (December 14th, 2010) and runs until January 3rd 2011.Read more »
Barbra will be doing some TV Interviews this week - and we thought you'd like to know:
Good Morning America - Wednesday 15 December - 8am ET/PT
Larry King - Wednesday 15 December - 6pm / 9pm / 12am PT
Nightline - Wednesday 15 December - 11.35pm PT
Well now's your chance!
Donate $29 to Barbra's campaign to benefit the Women's Heart Center at Cedars-Sinai Hospital and you could win a pair of tickets to the Little Fockers World Premiere in New York on December 15 at the Ziegfeld Theatre.
Not only could you win tickets to the premiere, but you'll also be invited to have dinner after the screening.
By Bob Tourtellotte
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - It's not exactly opening your home to guests at a holiday party, but for film and singing star Barbra Streisand and her fans, it's pretty close.
This week Streisand has seen her first book land in stores, but it's no memoir of star turns in films such as "Funny Girl" or "The Way We Were," nor does it recount the making of albums that have sold over 71 million copies.Read more »
BARBRA STREISAND'S FIRST BOOK, "MY PASSION FOR DESIGN,"
DEBUTS AT #2 ON NEW YORK TIMES "ADVICE, HOW-TO & MISCELLANEOUS LIST"
Barbra Streisand's first venture as an author and photographer, "My Passion For Design," has entered the New York Times bestseller book lists in its first week of publication, registering as Number Two on the Advice, How-To and Misc. list. It is a significant achievement in consideration of the fact that, at a price of $60, it is the most expensive book on the list, according to the volume's publisher, Viking, a member of the Penguin Group (USA) Inc. Read more »