Tomorrow night, Wednesday, August 17th, there will be a free screening of the new documentary feature Carol Channing, Larger than Life . Presented by the New York City Parks Department, Central Park Conservancy, NYC Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and IFP, the free outdoor screening will be at the Terrace of Tavern on the Green. Before the film, director Dori Berinstein will introduce the film.
The film features performance clips of and interviews with legendary Carol Channing, along with interviews with other show biz greats about Miss Channing, including Jerry Herman, Angela Lansbury, Kaye Ballard, Tyne Daly, the late Betty Garrett, Chita Rivera, Tommy Tune and more.
Carol Channing, Larger than Life premiered earlier this year at the Tribeca Film Festival, where it came in 3rd Place in the Heineken Audience Award Race. Dori Berinstein previously directed the film Show Business - The Road to Broadway and is the Tony Award winning producer of Thoroughly Modern Millie and other productions.