Polygram Diversified Theatrical Entertainment has brought a $5 million lawsuit against producer Mitchell Maxwell concerning the recent Broadway "revisal" of the musical "Damn Yankees" and its subsequent road
Plays by some familiar names, including Tina Howe and Paula Vogel, were among this year's 11 finalists for the 20th annual Susan Smith Blackburn Awards. The prizes are given every year in recognition of outstanding achievement by women dramatists writing for the English-speaking
With the embrace of Tony Kushner and Terrence McNally pulling gay characters and sensibilities into the mainstream and the wild success of Charles Busch and "queer" performance art in the avante-garde, homosexuality has become an open partner in American theatre. However, most understand that gay and lesbian artists have been ...
Hiroyuki Hatsuse (prod./dir.) is accepting submissions for Thousands of Dreams, a sync-sound dramatic digital short for Cal State Long Beach. Two-weekend shoot starts Feb. Copy and credit provided. There is no pay.
Jean Ann Ryan (prod.) will hold auditions for Smokey Joe's Café, Guys and Dolls, and A Cameron Mackintosh Salute. Six-month contracts run on Norwegian Cruise Lines. There is pay.
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