Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Barbra Streisand Returns to Brooklyn

© Bill Eppridge: Barbara Streisand in her kitchen, Brooklyn, NY, 1964



Barbra Streisand is back. She opens her new Back to Brooklyn concert tour at the new Barclays Center arena on Thursday and Saturday, has a new album titled Release Me coming out Tuesday, will be back in movie theaters this fall with a film titled The Guilt Trip, and is the subject of a dishy new William J. Mann biography, Hello, Gorgeous: Becoming Barbra Streisand.

Bill Eppridge covered Barbra Streisand for a LIFE magazine cover story  as she was reaching international stardom in 1966. See it here.



Related: Remembering a Film About Brooklynites Who Were All About Streisand


©Bill Eppridge: Barbara Streisand with Paparazzi, Paris, 1966