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    Deadlines Pending for National Grants

    Deadlines for available grants are pending in September and October. These grants‹public and private‹are designed to help artists and institutions in dance, film and other performance/visual

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    DANCE DIARY - NYCB Season Ends in a "Dream"

    New York City Ballet closed its spring season at the New York State Theater with an entire week (June 24-29) of Balanchine's A Midsummer Night's Dream. We saw the last performance on June

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    Universal Nets "Bees" Film Rights

    Universal and Sandollar Productions have bought the film rights to Douglas Carter Beane's Off-Broadway hit, "As Bees in Honey Drown." Apparently, the story's strong central female role--a fast-talking, fashionable con artist--made the play a much-sought-after property among Hollywood

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    Auditions at a Glance

    Thursday, March

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    Bit Parts : Rewarding Memory

    "It reminded me of a moment when I was really small," recalled Douglas Sills, speaking last week to The Detroit Free Press of when he first read the script for the Broadway musical "The Scarlet Pimpernel." "My mother called me into her room to look at something on TV. And ...

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    ONE LIFE TO LIVE: The Music Directors - The Invisible Voice: Paul S. Glass & Jamie Howarth

    A few years ago, a call came to the music studio at "One Life to Live" and a young woman asked, "Is this Mr.

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    Cohan, Loesser to NYU Hall of Fame

    George M. Cohan and Frank Loesser were among the famous names inducted into the New York University Musical Theatre Hall of Fame on Mon., Nov.

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    Coward Centenary Jams Calendar: New York, London Events Include Revivals, Movies, Gala Concert

    "Wit is like caviar," the Master himself once said. "It should be served in small portions and not spread about like

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    Republican Hoekstra Investigates NEA

    The Republican chairman of the House of Representatives' oversight subcommittee is conducting an extensive investigation of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). The inquiry is apparently a part of the Republicans' multi-pronged attempt to scrap the agency, which the House's conservative leadership has marked for elimination at the ...

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    Dave Attell Shelled Nut

    Dave Attell is like an all-star athlete who plays for a small-market sports team; think Michael Finley of the Dallas Mavericks or Jason Giambi of the Oakland A's. Attell is that guy: a highlight reel not seen by nearly enough people. That's where the comparisons to multimillion-dollar athletes ...