Jeremy Sage in an old Calvin Klein commercial with Brooke Shields.
Thank you Davie Kaufmann for showing me this a few years ago.
For those of you not familiar with Jeremy Sage, Jeremy’s Place was one of THE coolest spots to have your birthday party when I was a kid. It was run and hosted by Jeremy Sage who played Jesus in Godspell in 1977, and Thomas Garbutt who, during the party, acted as Jeremy’s sidekick, Chief. Located in a brownstone on East 81st Street (which is now a consignment store) you entered through a gift shop where the birthday kid’s parents picked out the contents of the party favor bags. My favorite was the glow-in-the-dark spiderweb with suction cups.
When you entered the main room, the first thing you saw was a large vitrine holding a toy train set which was running and making noises. From my childhood memory- Read more →