A free six-week financial support group for all entertainment professionals will be offered by the Actors Fund of America. Led by noted author and psychotherapist Annette Lieberman, the six sessions, "Money And The Performing Artist," will explore how cultural and family influences contribute to attitudes towards money and finance. The ...
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Here's the skinny: Projections early this month showed television's six major networks reaping over $7 billion in prime-time commercial slots this coming fall
The American Theatre Wing will honor Ossie Davis, Kevin Kline, Jason Robards, Patrick Stewart, and Sam Waterston at its annual "honors" luncheon.
Jeff Bragg (dir.) is accepting submissions for Johnny No Luck, an HD digital short. Shoot starts late Mar. Copy and credit provided. There is no pay.
Matt Shakman (prod.) is seeking a technical director and master electrician for Shoreham, a play about a recently elected senator. Dir. Charles Evered. Rehearsals start Feb. 22. Performances run Mar. 14-Apr. 7 at the Black Dahlia Theatre. There is some pay. For information call (310) 403-0808.
What a difference a couple of years can make. When we last checked the pulse of the Los Angeles gay theatre scene ("Gay Players," BSW 12/10/98), we noted a large number of plays leaning toward silly camp or sexual exploitation, or both. Shows aiming for least-common-denominator tastes did ...