Author Archives: Jonathan Soroff

Cocktails with Lauren Bacall…

15 or 20 years ago, I was in New York chatting with a very dear friend and mentor, Schuyler Chapin, who was easily one of the most interesting people I’ve ever had the pleasure to know. I mentioned that I was going back to Boston the next day for an event being held at the […]

My Moment With Robin Williams…

  A few years ago, I was in Los Angeles, sitting by the pool at a friend’s house, when someone mentioned that the semi-annual sale at Fred Segal was going on. We jumped into the car and high-tailed it over to my favorite place to shop in L.A. As I approached a bin of sale […]

An Unedited Version of My Interview With Dr. Maya Angelou, April, 2007

May she rest in peace. Soroff/On Dr. Maya Angelou   World-renowned civil rights activist, poet, playwright, author, actor, composer, dancer, singer, director and producer Dr. Maya Angelou is one of the greatest public speakers of our time and will be appearing at the Boston Opera House on Thursday, May 31st. Born Marguerite Johnson in St. […]