October 2000 News
Page updated on October 31, 2000
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Mother Teresa And Saint Joan
from: Time Out New York
Five years ago, there was no WNBA, no New York Liberty and no "Let's Go Liberty" anthem by JOAN JETT booming out of the speakers at Madison Square Garden. But since professional women's basketball jump-shot onto the scene in 1997, Teresa Weatherspoon, the Liberty's point guard, has been energizing her team and inspiring starry-eyed girls—from the projects to the suburbs and all points in between—to don her No. 11 jersey. And Jett, the original riot grrrl, has come back with a vengeance, releasing two CDs (Fit to Be Tied, in 1998, and last year's Fetish), popping up at local clubs, and becoming the New York Liberty's most visible fan—leather-clad, she sits at mid-court for every game, bopping along as her video lights up the scoreboard screen.
Joan to appear on Q104 in NYC
Joan will appear on the Q104 Morning Show in New York with Bob Buckman at approximately 7AM Halloween (Tuesday 10/31/00). The time is subject to change.
More about JOAN JETT's appearance on Rosie O'Donnell
JOAN JETT and other cast members from The Rocky Horror Show, the new Broadway sensation, will be appearing on The Rosie O'Donnell Show Wednesday, November 1st, performing the Time Warp. For a detailed schedule of times in your area, you can check your local listings.
Joan will appear along with cast members Raul Esparza (Riff Raff), Daphne Rubin-Vega (Magenta), Dick Cavett (the narrator), Alice Ripley (Janet), Jarrod Emick (Brad) and others.
JOAN JETT and the cast of Broadway's Rocky Horror to appear on Rosie O'Donnell Show
Wednesday, November 1, 2000, the cast of Rocky Horror will perform on Rosie O'Donnell Show. Also appearing are guests: Tracey Ullman; Thomas Gibson from "Dharma & Greg"; and Olympic gold medalist Marion Jones.
Airing: Wed 11/1/00
JOAN JETT's Birthday
The cast and crew of The Rocky Horror Show surprised star JOAN JETT on her birthday with an improptu party during a break in rehearsals. The rocker plays Columbia in the upcoming revival of the cult phenomenon.
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