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    National Dance Week Bows April 21-30

    All you dance lovers, attention! National Dance Week whirls in April 21-30, with New York City offering an opening pirouette at noon, Mon., April 24th at Lincoln Center's Josie Robertson Plaza. Broadway and TV star Sandy Duncan will emcee the gathering, sponsored by Dancers Responding to Aids

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    Blackburn Awards Finalists Announced

    Eve Ensler and Annie Weisman are two of the five American women listed among the 11 finalists for the 23rd Susan Smith Blackburn Awards, given annually to women deserving of recognition for plays written expressly for the English-speaking theatre.

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    CORRECTIONS

    In Paul Birchall's review of the Epiphany Theatre production An Evening of Shakespeare (Back Stage West/Drama-Logue, 11/26/98), actresses were misidentified due to confusion about the show's double-casting. Lady Anne was in fact played by April Barnett, whose performance Birchall called "touching and wholly convincing"; the ...

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    CORRECTION

    In last week's profile of actor Billy Dee Williams (BSW, 3/1/01), Williams attributed much of his early success to Motown Records founder Berry Gordy, who was incorrectly described in the article as the "late head of Motown." It should have read the "former head" of the record ...

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    'Dame' Benefit Brings in the

    'Dame' Benefit Brings in the Stars

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    "The Groundlings taught me the skills to think on

    "The Groundlings taught me the skills to think on my work feet and create characters. The experience brought confidence to my work to play and explore. The films Austin Powers and Drop Dead Gorgeous allowed me to use my improv abilities in the most hilarious of styles. The Groundlings brings ...

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    Duet for One

    Communicating a song truthfully is a distinct challenge for many of us. We don't use this medium as a form of everyday communication, so when asked to sing we are often left wondering just how to be.

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    ABC Finds Cedric's Pilot Entertaining

    ABC is joining the fray of summer pilot orders with a nod to an untitled multicamera comedy starring Cedric the Entertainer.

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    Ater six tumultuous weeks of negotiations and a

    Ater six tumultuous weeks of negotiations and a court battle, actors' union the Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists officially ended its strike—the first in its 46-year history—against North American producers and agreed to a renewed contract that includes compensation for work broadcast on the Internet ...

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    Actor Nicollette Sheridan and Fiance Sing Duet

    "Desperate Housewives" star Nicollette Sheridan surprised fiance Michael Bolton by doing a duet with him on his new album, "Bolton Swings Sinatra."