"As long as I lived in or just outside of New Orleans, my mother and I had subscriptions to the stage productions at the Saenger Orleans. In September of 1981, we were treated to an unforgettable performance by Elizabeth Taylor in Lillian Hellmann's 'The Little Foxes.' Up until that time, I was more familiar with the lady as fodder for movie magazines than as a performer. But oh, that changed in a hurry!"
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