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    Theatrical Artists Dive Into Rent Regulation Fray

    A group called Home to the Arts is organizing a Mon., Feb. 24, "emergency meeting" to educate performing artists about rents possibly escalating if the New York state legislature doesn't renew the rent laws, which are scheduled to expire June 15. Most of the 1.2 million regulated apartments ...

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    TCG: New Tax Regulations Affect Nonprofits

    Not-for-profit theatres and other tax-exempt organizations, listen up! New tax regulations are at hand, and the Theatre Communications Group (TCG) says the new rules require action and accuracy. Because your nonprofit missions and financial records are about to become very public, specifically through tax-return Form

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    AWP Hosts Techno Confab

    The Actors' Work Program (AWP) will host its first event devoted entirely to computer-based career opportunities for entertainment professionals. The workshop, "Careers 2000: Technology and Your Future," will be held on Mon., April 20 from 5:30-8 pm. The event will take place at the Actors' Equity Building, 165 W ...

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    PBS Vows Fund Fight: Net Says Privatization Defeats Purpose

    (BPI) WASHINGTON-Public broadcasting executives are vowing to fight for their federal funds despite threats from Republican lawmakers to slice their budget because some stations have shared donor lists with the Democratic

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    DOES LIFE BEGIN WHEN YOU "MAKE IT"? Constructing a Creative Life Now

    What is it that makes a life satisfying? What gives life meaning? These questions have been posed for as long as the human race has had words with which to pose them, and the answers have ranged all the way from "everything" (we are one, one is all) to "nothing ...

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    Dana Plato, "Diff'rent Strokes" Star, Dead from Overdose at 34

    Actress Dana Plato, who starred on the TV sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes," died of an apparent drug overdose at the home of her fianc , Robert Menchaca, in Moore, Okla., on Sat., May 8. Plato has a 14-year-old son, Tyler Lambert, of Tulsa, Okla., from a previous

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    Drama Desk Throws a "Party' - MTC Version of Jazz-Age Poem Nets 13 Nominations

    The Drama Desk loves a party, especially one "Wild Party," but not another. Two separate musicals based on the same Joseph Moncure March poem about a debauched, Jazz Age soiree opened this season. The first version, which recently closed at Manhattan Theatre Club Off-Broadway, garnered a total of 13 nominations ...

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    Equity Charges John Davidson

    Actors' Equity Association has called John Davidson on the carpet for unbecoming conduct, resulting from his threatening to star in a non-Equity touring production of "State

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    Free Rehearsal Space

    The Broadway Dance Center will provide free rehearsal space, production support, a professional videographer, and free publicity for choreographers who have been selected to showcase their work for a program dubbed "Performance Outlet