05/02/1988 at 01:00 AM EDT
Soprano Patrice Munsel unveiled herself to appear in a Houston production of Kismet as Lalume, the musical's sexy siren. Munsel is 62—something to bare in mind.
At a New York rally, Olympia Dukakis—who had yelled, "O.K., Michael, let's go" when she won her Oscar—put up her duke for her cousin, the Democratic presidential contender.
Dennis Quaid and girlfriend Meg Ryan, who've starred together in Innerspace and D.O.A., made a show of hands at an independent film awards ceremony in Los Angeles.
Sting arrived in London from L.A. with his daughter Mickey, 4, and her (what else?) Minnie Mouse backpack. His romantic thriller, Stormy Monday, opened last week.
Volley girl Martina Navratilova made a pass at Minnesota Viking Anthony Carter between sets at the Bausch & Lomb tennis tournament, which she won, on Amelia Island, Fla.
L.A. Law's Susan Ruttan buckled up for the Toyota Pro-Celebrity car race in Long Beach, Calif. Placing 15th out of 17, she beat singer Nicolette Larson and car dealer Tom Virden.