Entries by Terry Trucco

Surprise — The Unheralded Star of the Hit Musical “War Paint” Is the St. Regis Hotel

Watch a movie set in New York, and there’s a good chance you’ll see a Manhattan hotel, whether in a starring role or an unforgettable cameo (think of the The Plaza’s Oak Bar in North by Northwest). But Broadway shows? Not so often. Which brings us to War Paint, the engaging, multilayered new musical about the […]

The Fabled Plaza Hotel Is For Sale — Again

More over Conrad Hilton. And you, too, Donald Trump. It appears that a new member may be joining the growing coterie of individuals and consortiums who have called themselves owners of New York’s 1907 landmark, The Plaza Hotel. Sahara Group, the India-based conglomerate that bought a majority stake in the hotel in 2012, has hired […]