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    Congress Giveth and Taketh Away

    Advocates for federal arts funding must feel like the worker who learns he got a raise only to find out his car was stolen. They've seen a more generous attitude for arts funding, but a slash of the estate tax which has been a catalyst for heavy giving to ...

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    Actors We Love

    Part III of our tribute: Don Cheadle, Alyson Hannigan, Christopher Walken, Grace Zabriskie

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    Don't Sweat the Summer

    Kids love summer. Actors don't. I imagine actor kids are somewhere in the middle. For those actors who are north of 18 years old—and believe me I'm somewhere like Fargo north of it—summer doesn't hold the allure it once did. The reason? Instead of anticipating ...

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    Survey: Minorities Hold More TV Jobs

    Nearly one-quarter of television news jobs are held by minorities _ the highest percentage ever, according to the Radio and Television News Directors Association.

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    Actors We Love

    Part 2 of BackStage West's annual actor lovefest: James Spader, Holly Hunter, Michelle Yeoh, Leland Crooke

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    Revival Shows to Come to the New York Theatre

    The Richard Rodgers Centennial is one year away, but festivities honoring the legendary theater composer's sweetest sounds begin this fall and will continue into 2002 and beyond.

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    Oscar Winning Actor Jack Lemmon Dies

    Jack Lemmon, the two-time Oscar winner whose acting talents ranged from the adroit comedy of "The Apartment" and "Some Like It Hot" to the dramatic intensity of "Days of Wine and Roses" and "Tuesdays with Morrie," has died at the age of 76.

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    <b>Daily Dispatch: June 29, 2001</b>: 'Glimmer, Glimmer, and Shine'; 'Random Harvest'

    John Spencer lights up 'Glimmer' while 'Random Harvest' reaps a mixed crop.

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    Prize Honors Enriching Movies, TV

    Screenwriters for TV shows and films, among them the critically acclaimed "You Can Count on Me," were honored with the 2001 Humanitas Prize recognizing those who "enrich the viewing public."

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    Bitterroot

    Presented by and at La MaMa e.t.c., 74A E. Fourth St., NYC, June 7-24.