The New York Local of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) has scheduled a Members' Forum at 6 pm on March 2, in the 7th floor Board Room at 260 Madison
THE BACK STAGE BISTRO AWARDS were presented as this column went to press. Since Donna Coe, my colleague on "Laughing Matters," and I were so pleased to be asked for our input on the comedy awards this year, I wanted to introduce you to the
SAN FRANCISCO - The Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland is among the oldest and largest professional regional theatre companies in the U.S. and last year it averaged 91% of audience capacity. The end of the 1995-96 season (Oct. 28) was highlighted by a superlative staging of Tom Stoppard's Arcadia ...
Andrew Jannetti & Dancers recently offered a family matinee at St. Mark's Church, in the East Village, that brought out numerous young couples with their children. Some of the young ones appeared to be mere tots, barely out of their cradles. What was so remarkable was that the program--comprised of ...
Manhattan's Theatre District's pro-arts incumbents for the state Senate and Assembly appear to be in strong positions for
Bill T. Jones, Margo Jefferson, Andrei Serban, Anne Bogart, and David Henry Hwang will take part in a Columbia University Theatre Conference, "Thinking and Doing: Performance and Text," at Columbia's Oscar Hammerstein II Center for Theatre Studies, May 2-4. Panels will include "Revisiting the Greeks," "Justice, Race, Performance," and ...
CHICAGO-Veteran performer, director, and choreographer Lara Teeter has been appointed artistic director of Light Opera Works (LOW), the Evanston, Ill. company celebrating its 20th anniversary next year.
Our Nov. 2 winner: We asked readers to connect Danny Elfman to Robert De Niro and got busted by past winner Jenny Brenton of Colorado who noted that Danny Elfman did the score for the De Niro starrer Midnight Run. Who knew? Apparently, not us. Thanks, Jenny.