News

Sort by:

  • News

    Nine Musicals Named for New Int'l Festival

    The International Festival of Musical Theatre, which launches this fall in Cardiff, Wales, will showcase nine musicals from nearly 200 submissions from 16 countries.

  • News

    TALKING TONY PANEL

    Back Stage Managing Editor David Sheward will be among the theatre journalists prognosticating on this year's Tony race at the panel "Talking Tonys: A Panel on Who'll Win 2003 Tony Awards...and Why." The event will take place on Mon., June 2, from 7-9 pm at NYU's ...

  • News

    At Ease

    Former actor Paul Weber, now the in-house casting director for MGM Worldwide Television, encourages actors to live "sensorially challenging" lives. "The cultural landscape is different in L.A. than it is in Chicago or New York," he claimed, speaking to us in his Santa Monica office. "Actors need to travel ...

  • News

    SaveSAG Lawyer Challenges AIMA And New NED

    A memorandum from a veteran Washington, D.C. labor attorney predicts a possible "sea change" detrimental to Screen Actors Guild members should the guild consolidate with the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA).

  • News

    YBGD?

    "YBGd? (Why Be Good?)," presented by North Rim Productions and the Lillian Group at the Lillian Theatre, 1076 N. Lillian Way, Hollywood. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 7 p.m. Sept. 6-Oct. 6. $15. (323) 856-4200.

  • News

    Controversy Is Covenant for Religion-Themed Films

    Does controversy, particularly religious controversy, help sell movies?

  • News

    REGIONAL ROUNDUP: Christmas Cross-Country

    It's Christmas (already) in D.C. And in Provo, in Cincinnati, in Houston,...you name it. With offerings featuring everyone from the ubiquitous Dickens, to Handel, to all the denizens of Tuna, Tex., U.S. stages are heralding the

  • News

    Mindfreak

    It's billed as a new breed of performance art so intense and mind-bending that audience members may never trust their senses again.

  • News

    ACTORS' TAXES

    Subways, Buses, &

  • News

    Outer Critics Circle Award Winners

    Broadway Play: "Copenhagen" by Michael