Hank Walter, Reporter, Speechwriter, Tenor, Poet, Dies at 88

 Henry “Hank” C. Walter, beloved Inner Circle member and past president, died Nov. 17, 2016 after a brief illness. He was a day shy of his 89th birthday. Hank became a member of the Inner Circle in 1956, during Mayor Robert Wagner’s tenure, and served as president in 1963. Here more…

Carl Pelleck, Past IC President, Dies at 84

Carl Pelleck, Inner Circle president in 1992, died Nov. 9 after a brief illness. He was 84 years old. For many years, Carl, and his ever-present cigar, was a fixture of the IC. He became a member from the New York Post in 1977. Pelleck was a top crime reporter more…

Watch “Shamilton” and Mayor Bill’s C-P-T Rebuttal

  For your viewing pleasure, here are the videos of Acts 1 and 2 of our 2016 show, “Shamilton,” along with two versions of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s rebuttal. One version contains the controversial “C-P-T” skit with Hillary Clinton and Leslie Odom Jr. that sparked national headlines in the middle more…

BUY YOUR TICKETS FOR INNER CIRCLE SHOW NIGHT: Saturday, March 22

  Mayor Bill (Big Bill!) de Blasio’s first Inner Circle Show is Saturday, March 22.  “Stuck With de Bill” is also the Inner Circle’s 92nd stage parody and one of NYC’s top 100 political events of any year. BUY TICKETS HERE! http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/536829  bit.ly/InnerCircle14     Saturday, March 22, 2014 7:00 more…

Update on Inner Circle Member Tom Poster

Inner Circle Member Marty Steadman filed this update after visiting with Tom Poster recently: “I spent about an hour with Tom Poster and spoke to Helen Poster on the phone from the lobby desk to their apartment in Dominican Village, an assisted living complex in Amityville (Suffolk County). Both were more…