“Becoming Judy Garland” – New Children’s Book by Randy L. Schmidt

New children’s book—Becoming Judy Garland— explores the young life of “Miss Show Business” on the road to Oz “I, Judy Garland, was born when I was twelve years old.” In 1939, the world fell in love with Judy Garland as “Dorothy” in The Wizard of Oz. The classic M-G-M film is one of the most … Continue reading

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ARSC Journal Review of “Judy and I: My Life with Judy Garland”

Judy and I: My Life with Judy Garland. By Sid Luft, Foreword by Randy L. Schmidt. Chicago, IL: Chicago Review Press, 2017.  465pp (hardcover). ISBN-10: 1613735839, ISBN-13: 978-1613735831. $30 I first met Sid Luft (1915–2005) in 1993 when he was taking the trash out of his modest Los Angeles apartment. I was there to interview … Continue reading

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“Garlands for Judy” December 2016 Issue Is Here!

After a computer “malfunction” the latest issue of “Garlands for Judy” is finally here. Enjoy, and thanks for your patience! Download the high-quality print-ready PDF here. Download the “web friendly” PDF here. A few sample pages:       Check out The Judy Room’s “Garlands for Judy” page for this and previous issues.

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“Garlands for Judy” Summer 2016 is here!

Garlands for Judy – Summer 2016 The latest issue of “Garlands for Judy” is here.  As always, it’s free! And as always, it’s full of interesting articles and photos.   Click on the link above or images to download your copy.  Enjoy! Table of Contents: Latest News I Could Go On Singing on Blu-Ray ARSC … Continue reading

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Interview with Randy L. Schmidt, author of “Judy Garland on Judy Garland: Interviews and Encounters”

Randy L. Schmidt is the author of the critically-acclaimed Little Girl Blue: The Life of Karen Carpenter and compiled and edited the newly updated and expanded Yesterday Once More: The Carpenters Reader.  Schmidt’s book, Judy Garland on Judy Garland: Interviews and Encounters, was released in September 2014. In 2017, he will provide the foreword for … Continue reading

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The Judy Room’s “2015 Year In Review” is now available!

After a bit of a delay, The Judy Room’s “2015 Year In Review” is now available. 60 lavishly illustrated pages highlight the major Judy Garland events and products of 2015. Enjoy! Download the Print Ready version here! (76 megs) Download the smaller file sized web (mobile device) -friendly version here! (36 megs)    

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Interview with Stevie Phillips – Author of “Judy & Liza & Robert & Freddie & David & Sue & Me…: A Memoir”

Stevie Phillips‘ new book, Judy & Liza & Robert & Freddie & David & Sue & Me…: A Memoir has caused quite a stir in Garfandom and become somewhat controversial.  Here at The Judy Room and Judy Garland News & Events, we like to hear from everyone, including those who’s opinions or viewpoints might not be … Continue reading

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