Culture & Criticism From the Far Distant Realms
Bob Dylan likes WorkPlay.
How do we know? He told owner Tom Williams so on Friday, during a video shoot at the venue’s theater.
Dylan, 75, one of the most famous names in the rock world, spent about four hours at the Birmingham entertainment complex, filming a video to commemorate Tony Bennett’s 90th birthday.
According to Williams, the video will be part of an NBC TV special, “Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet to Come.” The two-hour show, which airs December 20, also includes performances by Aretha Franklin, Lady Gaga, Elton John, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder and other celebrities.
Click here to continue reading the complete text of Mary Colurso’s article which was originally published by the Alabama Media Group on October 29, 2016.
Mary Colurso is the Entertainment Reporter for Alabama Media Group.