The Street Where The Heart Lies Author:Ludwig Bemelmans Curtain going up at the Cafe "Relaxez-Vous" on THE STREET WHERE THE HEART LIES! — Come and meet the cast -- — GALA, the stripper, innocent, beautiful and always hungry--for the food her tyrant husband denied her; — MOMO, her jealous husband--he trained her to strip to the music of Chopin and the words of Baudelaire; — JEB CLAYBORN, rich young Americ... more »an, who went to live under a bridge just to be near her;
MADAME MICHEL, the very model of a Parisian music hall singer--until she (or was it he?) went home to visit her wife and son;
AISHA, the Arabian dancer, whose only costume was her pet python. Her english was confined to "Ah?"--but that was enough!
You'll find them all, along with a supporting cast that includes a motorcycling Mother Superior and a philosophic masseur, in this delightfully sinful portrait of Paris.« less