BOCA RATON, Fla. Several state lawmakers threatened to cut state funding of Florida Atlantic University programs because its theater department is staging a play featuring a gay Christ character.
Silvercup Studios and the New York Power Authority (NYPA) went to court Wed., March 14 as Back Stage went to press, trying to find a solution to their dispute over waterfront property in Long Island City, Queens.
William Hammerstein, director, producer and a member of the fourth generation of a family prominent in the American theater for more than a century, has died. He was 82.
Despite the fact that it's about Nazis, corruption, and amorality, "Cabaret" is still generally thought of as razzle-dazzle, good-time entertainment.
Actor's Actor: He's emerged as one of most intriguing leading men working today, largely on the strength of one role: that of the intense, uncompromising defense attorney Bobby Donnell on ABC's hit series The Practice. But as this in-depth one-on-one discussion with acting teacher John Ruskin will ...
Break Down and Build Up - Performers who've found success often find self-doubt, addiction, and the need to give something back as
(BPI) LOS ANGELES-Despite the recent wave of concern about the loss of U.S. jobs to runaway production, several key indicators show that employment in California's film and TV industry hit a record high in
The National Arts Journalism Program, funded by a $3.2 million grant from the Pew Charitable Trusts, has announced its 1996-97 fellows. They include: Julia Klein, arts reporter (Philadelphia Inquirer); Cheryl Kushner, entertainment editor (Cleveland's The Plain Dealer); Douglas McLennan, arts writer (Tacoma's News Tribune); John Horn, entertainment ...
A vote by the members of the Association of Theatrical Press Agents and Managers (ATPAM) has given the union's board the authority to call a strike against the Nederlander