The Honolulu Advertiser from Honolulu, Hawaii on January 7, 1993 · 20
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The Honolulu Advertiser from Honolulu, Hawaii · 20

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Thursday, January 7, 1993
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i i i i i i i i i i i i i I I I I i I i i I i rmimi n i i i i i i i ryr ry i i"i ini rr r i r r" i it'i trmm 'yrr pr'"i"'"T'i' i im n uim i, , B2 Thursday, January 7, 1993 The Honolulu Advertiser PEOPLE COMPILED FROM WIRE SERVICES The next act Woody Allen and Mia Farrow had several all-night rendezvous at the Hotel . Carlyle last winter, and Allen wants records of the meetings kept out of court. She says they were trysts; he says he was just trying to keep her from going off the deep end. The two are locked in a virulent custody battle over their three children. AP photo All over now The Rolling Stones' bass guitarist Bill Wyman said yesterday he has quit the veteran rock 'n' roll group. "I have many special memories," the 55-year-old Wyman said. "It has been wonderful. But I thought the last two tours with them were the best we have ever done and so I was quite happy to stop after that," he said. Wyman, who is the oldest member of the group led by singer Mick Jagger, said he decided to leave to concentrate on his solo career, London restaurant and other interests. "When I joined this band we thought we would last two or three years with a bit of luck and come out with a few shillings in our pockets. Now here I am 30 years later and I have not done any of the other important things in life." Ball-oney "Going is always such a nightmare. Your clothes are destroyed, it's cold, it takes 'til April to get your coat back (from the coat checks). . . . You can't get a drink, and you don't see the president; he zips in for five minutes." Washington writer Sally Quinn, on attending an inaugural ball. Goodness Delia Reese quit going to church in her 20s, disillusioned with the idea of a vengeful God. Today, the 61-year-old singer-actress preaches love to her own congregation. Her life took a new course in July when she founded a small church based on the Rev. Johnnie Colemon's "new thought" movement in Chicago. "I was put out of every church I went to because I questioned everything," said Reese, who was raised a Southern Baptist in Detroit "I couldn't understand why they made God sound so fierce and angry." Homeward bound Fiftysomething singer-songwriter Paul Simon and his wife, Edle Brickell, 26, lead singer of New Bohemians, have a baby boy, Adrian Edward. The stork dropped off a 7-pound, 2-ounce bundle in the Big Apple, but initial reports don't give the date of birth. Home economics Jackson Browne and Darj'l Hannah have apparently settled biz from their long but broken romance. She reportedly got the $2 mil shelter they shared in Santa Monica, Calif. She had accused him of assaulting her. Say "cheesy" The $4.95 admission to the Richard Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba Linda, Calif., will be waived tomorrow so that visitors can have their photos taken beside life-size cardboard cutouts of Nixon and Elvis Presley - whose birthdays both fall this weekend (Nixon's 80th, the Pelvis' 58th wherever he might be). Compiled by Will Hoover THE WORD GAME Today's word: dysplasia Dysplasia: dis-PLAY-zhuh. Abnormal development of tissues, organs or cells. Average mark 24 words. Time limit 40 minutes. Can you find 37 words in dysplasia? The list will be published tomorrow. Rules of the game: 1. Words must be four or more letters. 2. Words that acquire four letters by the addition of "s" such as "bats" or "dies" are not used. 3. Only one form of a verb is used. For example, either "pose" or "posed," not both. 4. Proper nouns are not used. 5. Slang words are not used. Yesterday's word: recluse reel rescue reuse rule ruse ecru else cere cereus ceruse clue creel cruel crus cruse cure curl curse leer lees lucre lure ulcer user scree secure seer seel sere slue slur Sucre suer sure Engaged: Princess-to-be an independent career woman FROM PAGE B1 the powerful bureaucracy that supervises Japan's royal family. Initial public response to the royal engagement seemed wildly enthusiastic - particularly among Japan's growing coterie of college-educated career women, who look on Owada as a role model. Owada has a formidable resume. The daughter of a top diplomat, she lived in Moscow and New York as a child and speaks English fluently. She also has studied Spanish, German, French and Russian. Owada graduated from Belmont High School in suburban Boston and magna cum laude in economics from Harvard in 1985 and studied law at Tokyo University, the most prestigious college in Japan. In 1986, she passed Japan's foreign service exam on her first try, a feat accomplished by about one in 50 applicants. She was dispatched to Britain, where she completed graduate study in international relations at Balliol College, Oxford. Her most recent assignment was in the economics section on the U.S. desk at the Foreign Ministry. She worked on such issues as American firms' share of the Japanese semiconductor market and reform of Japan's antitrust law. She served as an interpreter during the 1991 visit of Secretary of State James A. Baker IIL Like most single Japanese women of her age, Owada lives with her parents. She is said to work long hours but to like skiing, tennis and foreign travel. Owada's life will be much different once she moves to the palace. It is unthinkable, for example, that she would keep her job. Most of the important decisions of her life will be made only with the approval of the Imperial Household Agency. And she will have no family name, being known only as Crown Princess Masako. The royal wedding, likely to be held this summer, will be an elaborate production adhering closely to the script of every royal wedding here since the Heian era, 794-1192 A.D. Advertiser staff writer Vicki Viotti contributed to this report. Nureyev: Ballet great dies at 54 FROM PAGE B1 Nureyev gave the impression he was barely tamed. He might even be dangerous. He and Fonteyn, later Dame Margot, went on to become the most famous ballet duo in the world. She was nearly 20 years older, married and maybe thinking of hanging up her toe shoes. But when they performed "Romeo and Juliet," he made her 16 again. "When I am dancing with him, and I look across the stage, I see not Nureyev, but the character of the ballet," Fonteyn once said. "I don't see, as I do with others, a man I know and talk to every day. I see the ballet He is absorbed in the role." His technique was stunning. He jumped higher and farther, and beat his feet together faster than Western audiences had seen before. He was less concerned with details like swinging his leg at the perfect angle from the floor during a spin than with making a grand, overall performance. Maude Gosling, a London-based dance critic and a friend of Nureyev's since 1962, said yesterday, "I think he'll be remembered as the greatest dancer of our lifetime." Nureyev performed on stages around the world up until his 50s, though some audiences griped because his dancing lacked the physicality that had been one of his trademarks. At nearly 53, on a 30-city tour, with a show called "Rudolf Nureyev and Friends," Nureyev accepted his body's limitations without apology, dancing darker, dramatic and less demanding roles. He also turned to choreography and directed the Paris Opera Ballet from 1983-89, retiring to take the lead role in a traveling version of the Broadway musical "The King and I." Last summer, he made his American debut as a conductor DESIGNER MUUMUUS RHinumtAR ji mpsuis SPECIAL $75 Regular 87 Joyce Pretender by Selby Black, White, Camel, Navy, M-W. Reg. 54.95 $3Q90 ALA MOANA CENTER jOyCB'SSltby SflOSS 944-9968 am i ;s r -;f J U tj I-Y' '. M J- : -jfW&Bf ' i.n'ni"r , i Advertiser file photo by David Yamada Nureyev in a practice leap during a 1981 Isle visit. in New York with American Ballet Theater. He returned to Paris in 1992 with his choreography of "La Bayadere," Marius Petipa's 19th-century classic. On Oct 8, in his last stage appearance, for the premiere of "La Bayadere," he looked gaunt and had to be helped to walk. He blinked back tears as the audience gave him a 10-minute standing ovation. Nureyev appeared in several films including "Romeo and Juliet," "Swan Lake," "I Am a Dancer," "Don Quixote" and the frightful "Exposed" with Nastassja Kinski. He played the title role in "Valentino," an appalling biography of the silent film star, another celebrated Rudolf. "Dance is my life," he said. "It means, well, somehow life tastes better when I dance." The world of dance will taste bland without him. Advertiser Arts and Entertainment Editor Wayne Harada contributed to this report. TRYOUTS Stage Manoa Valley fheatre auditions for "Shirley Valentine," a one-woman show, Jan. 16, 2-4 p.m.; and Jan. 17, 11 a.m.-l p.m., at MVT. No call-backs. Auditions will consist of readings from the script. Those auditioning should be familiar with (he script prior to the audition. The show will run May 5-25. Information: 988-6131. Kumu Kahua auditions for "The Wash," an Asian-American drama by Philip Kan Qotanda, Jan. 17, 2-5 p.m.; and Jan. 18, 7-10 p.m., at Seminar Room 101, Kennedy Theatre, University of Hawaii. The show will run March 12-April 4 at Tenney Theatre. Scripts available for sign-out from the office of the Depart-ment of Theatre and Dance, at UH. Information: Dennis Carroll. 956-2588. Manoa Valley Theatre auditions for "Murder at the Howard Johnson's," Jan. 23, 1-4 p.m.; and Jan. 24, 11 a.m.-2 p m., at MVT. Callbacks on Jan. 25, 7-10 p.m. Auditions will consist of readings from the script, with some Improvisation. All roles require moderate physical exertion. Optional: a joke, funny story or comic bit. The show wiH run May 10-April 4. Information: 988-6131. University of Hawaii at Manoa Department of Theatre and Dance auditions for the March production of James McLure's comedies Tone Star" and "Laundry and Bourbon," Jan. 21-22, 2:30-5 p.m. at Kennedy Theatre, UH. Auditions will consist of readings from the play. Scripts available from Jan. 11 at Kennedy Theatre Main Office. Information: 956-7677. MusicDance Mardi Gras Follies auditions. 7 p.m. Monday, Pearl Harbor Officers Club. Jack Cione, director. The show opens Feb. 25. Big City Productions auditions for jazz and street dancers of all ages, Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m. for street dancers, and 2:30-4 p.m. for jazz dancers, at Central YMCA, on Atkinson Dr. Information: 735-3724. Honolulu Symphony Chorus au ditions for the remainder of the 1993 Honolulu Symphony concert season, Jan. 20, by appointment only. There are a few openings for singers in all voice ranges. Call Joe McAlister at the Symphony office, 942-2200, to schedule an appointment. Etc. 1993 King Kamehameha Celebration Floral Parade applications are being accepted. The event, set for June 12, wiH be the 121st annual observance of the King Kamehameha Holiday. Pa u riders, male and female, are sought; float and decorated vehicles are also welcome. Parade theme: "Ho o-maka Hou A New Beginning." Deadline for pa'u applicants is Jan. 15. Information: King Kamehameha Celebration Commission, 586-0333: or write the Commission at 355 N. King St., Honolulu, HI 96817. Miss Hawaii USA 1994 and Mis Hawaii Teen USA 1993 Pageants are accepting applications for upcoming pageants. For details, call Ann-Mata. producer, at 955-2271, American Coed Pageants is ac cepting applications tor pageants on Oahu. Kauai, Maui and the Big la-land. Call Cathy Ah Yo. state director, at 373-3668 or 735-0406 for Oahu s pageant; 822-1771 or 654-2053 for Kauai; and 1-373-3668 or 1-654-2053 for Maui and the Big Island. i The Trvouta list runs even Thurs day. Send information a week in advance to Lynne Chang, The Honolulu Advertiser, P.O. Box 3110, Honolulu HI 96802; or fax to 525-8037. INVENTORY CLEARANCE! January 9th 9-4 pm $95 Reg. $145 XS-L Christiana ueslgi: Strnlio Aina Kaina Professional Bldg. Suite 117 Hours: M-F 10-3pm Sat 9-4pm 1 373-9600 1993 NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD ELECTIONS Candidacy & Voter Registration Deadline: January 19, 1993 FOR INFORMATION CALL 527-5579 Frank F. 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