Television

Playboy Swings Press Event at the Plaza

 


 

CBS2 News – Los Angeles – Morning Show

Rick Garcia, Patty, Sharon Tay on CBS Morning Show

Rick Garcia, Patty, Sharon Tay on CBS Morning Show

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

RTVI, with Oleg Frish

 


 

Fox 32 Chicago

 


 

The Persian Room on PBS SoCal

Author Patty Farmer talks with Maria Hall Brown on SoCal PBS about the historic Persian Room of the Plaza Hotel and her book on the subject. Farmer also shares stories of Cary Grant on his trip to see Carol Lawrence in the Persian Room as well as Kay Thompson, the Beatles, Connie Towers, Eddie Fisher, Marge Champion, Julie Wilson, Andy Williams, and ELOISE!

 

You can read more stories in my books Playboy Swings and The Persian Room Presents

 


 

The Persian Room Presents with Richard Skipper

At The Persian Room Presents press event at the Plaza Hotel on March 7, 2012, Richard Skipper of the blog Richard Skipper Celebrates interviewed many of the stars of the book. This included Broadway and performing legends such as Tommy Tune, Carol Lawrence, George Marcy, Eve Plumb, Julie Wilson, and Marge Champion. Author Patty Farmer also talked to Skipper about her favorite story from the Persian Room…  check out the video to find out what it is!

 

You can read more stories in my books Playboy Swings and The Persian Room Presents

 


 

Patty Farmer with Connie Martinson of Talks Books

Patty Farmer had the honor of talking to Connie Martinson of Talks Books in a two part interview series.  The interview discusses Marge Champion’s performances at the Persian Room, Liberace’s start as an intermission pianist, the late Celeste Holm’s life, Diahann Carroll’s daughter who thought the Plaza Hotel was home, and much more!  As Patty Farmer said, “it was the epitome of having made it in New York”.

 

You can read more stories in my books Playboy Swings and The Persian Room Presents