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    "CATHARSIS"

    Sean Haeseler (prod./dir.) is accepting submissions for Catharsis, a 35mm film for Chapman University. Three-day shoot starts Mar. 2. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is some pay.

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    The following productions are seeking both SAG and

    The following productions are seeking both SAG and non-union submissions but have not necessarily filed with the union. Contracts listed reflect filmmakers' intentions, but "Back Stage West" accepts no responsibility for their failure to comply.

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    NYU Outlines Agenda for Restored Playhouse

    As the official reopening of Greenwich Village's historic Provincetown Playhouse nears, New York University, the owner of the building, has outlined a largely theatrical agenda for the 80-year-old

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    Union Zaps Disney/ABC On 42nd Street

    In the latest of a series of union protests centered around the refurbished and reactivated 42nd Street theatres, the National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians (NABET) held a rally opposite the New Amsterdam Theatre on Thurs., May 15, to deplore what they consider to be anti-union activity by ABC ...

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    'Late Night Catechism' To Add Spanish Language Perfomances

    "Late Nite Catechism," the Off-Broadway comedy smash now in its second year at the Theater at St. Luke's Church (308 West 46th Street) is setting its sights on expanding theatre-going audiences in New York

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    Jeff Citations Honor Non-Equity

    The Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee's Citation Wing has announced 60 nominations in 14 categories for the 23rd annual Citations Wing presentations, scheduled for Mon., June 10 at the Park West nightclub.

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    Warren Kliewer "Remembrance"

    A "Remembrance and Thanksgiving" will be held for Warren Kliewer, producing artistic director of The East Lynne Company, on Sat., Oct. 24. Friends and colleagues wishing to attend are asked to call his wife,.Michele LaRue, at (212) 536-1487, by Wed., Oct. 14. Warren Kliewer succumbed to lung cancer on ...

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    Linney, Stamos Ten-Minute Champs

    Well-known playwright Romulus Linney and relative unknown Dale Griffith Stamos are the winners of the Heideman Award from the Actors Theatre of Louisville's 1996 National Ten-Minute Play

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    Bit Parts - "Rent" Rocks Boston

    The Boston opening of Jonathan Larson's "Rent" on Nov. 18 was accompanied by more than a modicum of hype--just as we might have been led to expect by "Forbidden Broadway Strikes Back," which mercilessly skewers the aggressive marketing and the media frenzy that have surrounded the show over the ...