Liza Donnelly Live-Drawing The Tony Awards

Liza Donnelly, just back from live-drawing across the Atlantic, is on the scene at the Tony Awards, live-drawing the rehearsals, the Red Carpet festivities, and of course, tonight’s main event.  You can follow her work on Twitter @lizadonnelly.

Ms. Donnelly has been contributing to The New Yorker since 1982. Visit her website here.

Here’s her entry on the Spill‘s A-Z:

Liza Donnelly, a pioneer in live-drawing ,is shown above in Brussels earlier this year at the EU.

Born, Washington, D.C. New Yorker work: June 21, 1982 – . Key book: Funny Ladies: The New Yorker’s Greatest Women Cartoonists and Their Cartoons (Prometheus, 2005). Edited:  Sex & Sensibility: Ten Women Examine the Lunacy of Modern Love…in 200 Cartoons ( Twelve, 2008). Co-authored with Michael Maslin: Husbands & Wives ( Ballantine 1995), Call Me When You Reach Nirvana ( Andrew & McMeel, 1995), Cartoon Marriage ( with Michael Maslin) (Random House, 2009), When Do They Serve the Wine?( Chronicle, 2010). Women On Men (Narrative Library, 2013). Donnelly also wrote and illustrated a popular series of dinosaur books for children ( Dinosaur Day, Dinosaur Beach, Dinosaur Halloween, etc.) all published by Scholastic.  She is the CBS News Resident Cartoonist.

 

New York Times Anatol Kovarsky Obit; The Tilley Watch

Kovarskys passport William Grimes splendid obit of Anatol Kovarsky is in today’s New York Times (and online).

[left: Mr. Kovarsky and his wife, Lucille Patton]

 

 

 

 

 

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Tilley Watch...

 

 

 

 

 

…Cartoonist John McNamee debuts in the latest issue of The New Yorker. Mr. McNamee is the 8th (9th?) new addition so far this year…

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…And be sure to head on over to newyorker.com to  check out a slide show of Liza Donnelly’s Live Tweet-drawings from the Tony Awards.  [below: Ms. Donnelly’s drawing of Lin-Manuel Miranda]

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Liza Donnelly Live Tweet-Draws the Tony Awards

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Liza Donnelly is already on the scene at The Beacon Theater in New York where she will live Tweet-draw tonight’s Tony Awards. Follow her as she draws the Red Carpet festivities as well as the goings-on inside the theater from the Press room.

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Follow her on Twitter: @lizadonnelly

and on Facebook: Liza Donnelly