Ship Shape : Cruise-ship performers weigh increased visibility, higher show standards, and a pirate's treasure of a paycheck against cramped quarters, little down time, and an industry's misconceptions.
Jennie Schulman is Dance Editor for Back Stage. If you wish to submit material and information regarding your dance performances for her consideration, send all materials to Jennie Schulman, Dance Editor, c/o Back Stage, 1515 Broadway, 14th fl., NYC 10036. Include a contact phone
Paul Winters (dir.) is accepting submissions for The Homecoming of Jimmy White Cloud, a 16mm sync-sound film for Chapman University about a Native-American comedian chased back to the reservation by the New York City mob. Prod. Louis Petro. Five-week shoot starts Apr. 2. There is deferred pay for non-union performers.
It's Christmas (already) in D.C. And in Provo, in Cincinnati, in Houston,...you name it. With offerings featuring everyone from the ubiquitous Dickens, to Handel, to all the denizens of Tuna, Tex., U.S. stages are heralding the
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Broadway Play: "Copenhagen" by Michael
ONCE YOU'VE BOOKED YOUR SHOW, HOW DO you bring in an audience? The question is a familiar one, and there are many answers. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned pro, certain basics apply. In future columns, I will be writing more about this
Back Stage staffer Richard Guido (Assistant to the Editor in Chief and Publisher) is currently appearing in a production of Catherine Butterfield's "Joined at the Head." The show plays through Sun. June 27 at the Hudson Guild Theatre, 441 W. 28 St. Also in the cast are Leslie Bandle ...
After closing the small Nosotros theatre at its Wilton Place location last February, Ricardo Montalbán and the Nosotros Foundation unveiled big plans-to acquire the 1,021-seat Doolittle Theatre in Hollywood and convert it into a theatrical complex which would give Latinos a stronger presence in the Los Angeles theatre scene ...
Screen Actors Guild members are preparing to vote on the guild's first dues-increase referendum in 12