Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Behind the Scenes
previews a new (if unlikely) play, opening tonight in NYC, based on the infamous Toni Bentley 2005 "erotic" memoir mainly about her introduction to...anal sex, titled "The Surrender." Soloski attends rehearsals and in passing complements Bentley on her still-slim figure which she describes this way, which would be unusual for the Times even without the added dimension of the subject of her book and play: "so fashionably slender she seemed to have almost no bottom at all..."
is author of a dozen books (click on covers at right), including the new "THE TUNNELS: Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill." He was the longtime editor of Editor & Publisher. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Twitter: @GregMitch