Caffe Cino Pictures

Fame and the Fire » jcvi copy

Off-Off Broadway was SO illegal. Joe got away with the Cino, it was said, by “family” connections. Ellen had to call La Mama a “club,” and charged minimal dues (two dollars a week) for which one got unlimited coffee, tea, or “all the powdered fruit punch you can drink,” as Ellen announced before shows.

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