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    "DONNIE & LUKA"

    Mehrad Brooks (dir.) will hold auditions for Donnie & Luka, a non-sync-sound 16mm film for USC about two lifelong friends turned hitmen struggling emotionally with their latest assignment. 10-day shoot starts Feb. 23. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is no pay.

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    Carnegie Study: Drama Tops For Learning

    A decade-long nationwide study of youth organizations espouses drama programs' power to instill strong values for language and

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    This Is Our Youth

    Though it's rare to find a truly original story anymore, David Gordon Green has attempted to do just that with his debut feature, George Washington—a film that, refreshingly, has nothing to do with presidential matters. Instead, the title of the picture refers to an impoverished, introverted 13-year-old African ...

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    ACTOR'S ACTOR

    Expanding"I really approach the work like work," said actress Diane Venora when asked if she ever gets nervous about performing opposite such heavy hitters as Al Pacino in Heat, Anthony Hopkins in Surviving Picasso, or Richard Gere and Bruce Willis in the upcoming The Jackal. "I've got to ...

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    The Clowns at the Big Apple's Core

    There's nothing dark about the three gentle clowns in the Big Apple Circus' latest offering, "The Medicine Show"--at Damrosch Park in Lincoln Center, Oct. 24-Jan. 12. Indeed, they're at the opposite end of the spectrum: fundamentally benign, if silly and designed to amuse children of all

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    Poitier to Receive SAG Lifetime Award

    Academy Award-winning actor Sidney Poitier has been selected as the 36th recipient of the Screen Actors Guild's highest honor-the Life Achievement Award for career achievement and humanitarian

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    New York Public Library Gets "Priceless' Rudolf Nureyev Collection

    A comprehensive collection comprising hundreds of videotapes, films, and audiotapes, documenting the life and career of the legendary dancer Rudolf Nureyev, has been given to the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library for the Performing

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    Bistro Bits - Once in a Lifetime

    I AN ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT TURN, VETERAN performer-songwriter Anthony Newley, at 64, has made his New York cabaret debut at Rainbow & Stars. God, can this man sing. And, I don't mean that technically. Qualitatively, his raspy voice, with its almost farcical vibrato, is nothing spectacular. But when he sings, you ...