The Nederlander Organization is poised to expand its presence in Chicago by assuming the role of executive producer of the long-dormant Bismark Theatre, the only unused legit house remaining in downtown
Four local arts organizations have applied to administer the new Decentralization Program (DEC) in
(BPI) Employment of minority actors on daytime dramas has decreased steadily during the past five years, according to the American Federation of Television & Radio
The New York International Fringe Festival is now accepting applications for its second annual fest, to take place on New York City's Lower East Side Aug. 19-30. The festival plans to present 175 productions by both theatre companies and artists. For information on applying, call (212) 307-0229, or write ...
The Inner Space Theatre of Chelsea has decided to call it quits after more than 30 productions. The troupe's producer and managing director, Joseph Tudisco, however, hopes that the physical theatre may
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The producers of "It Ain't Nothin' But the Blues," facing the loss of one of the show's co-creators and co-stars to illness and an upward trend in ticket sales, have decided not to take legal action against CBS and Tony Award Productions-at least for
The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) is seeing a growing fervor among its members for a new, lucrative commercials contract. At the same time, the guild seems to be leaving little doubt that it will call a strike if producers hold back on such serious issues as cable and foreign
YPICALLY, I WILL NOT GO TO SEE A PERFOR-mer's first cabaret show. As I've said previously, I believe that newcomers should be given the chance to develop their talent free from the pressures (and potential pain) of public criticism. Occasionally, I will see a debut--if, for example, something ...