It's time, I guess for this topic. Not about the Maysles Brothers' documentary Grey Gardens, but about the nightlife phenomenon inspired by it...
Grey Gardens, the weekly party. circa 1995. Irving Plaza. Hattie Hathaway, Johnny Dynell, Sherry Vine, Martha Staunch. Where we first re-introduced burlesque to NYC with Amy Goodheart & Co. And, of course Triscuit at the bar onstage. The decor also included stunning film loop visuals by Antony Chase, Caspar Streke and others.
The tag was "Welcome to the drawing room of my mind..."