Alton Fitzgerald White, who closed a long run Jan. 16, as Coalhouse Walker in "Ragtime," has filed a lawsuit against the New York City Police Department, seeking a change in its arrest policies and methods. The suit, filed in Manhattan Federal District Court, resulted from White's wrongful arrest last ...
Although the plight of the long-dark Biltmore Theatre won't be resolved anytime soon, there is no lack of interest in the property. The Public Theater and Manhattan Theatre Club are two nonprofit theatres which have lately looked at the fire-damaged, 47th Street
(BPI) LOS ANGELES‹Hollywood's guilds and unions are lining up behind legislation aimed at stemming the flow of runaway
Donald Kinney (prod.) is accepting submissions for Demons, a 16mm contemporary American folk tale set in a Midwestern rural town. Dir. Robert Kinney. Two-week shoot starts May 1 in Knoxville, TN. Copy, credit, meals, travel, and lodging provided. There is pay.
Norman E. Rothstein
In the final major awards selection prior to Oscar nominations, the 53-member National Society of Film Critics has upended the apple cart, if not upset it, by giving its best picture award to two movies not overly honored by other groups of movie reviewers: "Being John Malkovich" and "Topsy-Turvy." This ...
It was written that Hope Alexander-Willis would have a life in the theatre. It could hardly have been otherwise. "I am a product of the American theatre," she proudly declared.
In recording terms, "crossing-over" has nothing to do with dying and finding oneself in a boat with Charon. Rather, it of course refers to artists from one discipline trying their wings in another--a classical star essaying pop, or vice versa.