Theatre Development Fund News

Theatre Communications Group Announces National Conference SpeakersTheatre Communications Group Announces National Conference Speakers
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2011

Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for theatre, announces an initial list of three speakers for its annual National Conference in Los Angeles, June 16-18, 2011. (more...)

NYC Celebrates World Theatre Day 2011 3/27NYC Celebrates World Theatre Day 2011 3/27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2011

Each year on March 27, the international theatre community celebrates World Theatre Day. Founded in 1961 by the International Theatre Institute (ITI), World Theatre Day was created to celebrate theatre around the world, with various national and international theatre events organized to mark the occasion. (more...)

WAR HORSE, MEMPHIS Awarded Broadway League's Education GrantsWAR HORSE, MEMPHIS Awarded Broadway League's Education Grants
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2011

The Broadway League has awarded coveted New York Education Grants to the Broadway productions of Memphis by Joe DiPietro and David Bryan, and War Horse by Michael Morpurgo. Each production receives a $5,000 grant towards its 2011 educational initiatives. The grants are important to the growth and development of theatre education in the city as they encourage theatres to create more opportunities for young people and to exchange ideas about education. (more...)

Playwrights Horizons Presents KIN, Opens 3/21Playwrights Horizons Presents KIN, Opens 3/21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2011

The Playwrights Horizons (Tim Sanford, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) World Premiere production of KIN, a new play by Bathsheba Doran (Living Room in Africa, her adaptation of Great Expectations at The Lortel) will officially open On March 21. (more...)

NYC Celebrates World Theatre Day 2011 3/27NYC Celebrates World Theatre Day 2011 3/27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2011

Each year on March 27, the international theatre community celebrates World Theatre Day. Founded in 1961 by the International Theatre Institute (ITI), World Theatre Day was created to celebrate theatre around the world, with various national and international theatre events organized to mark the occasion. (more...)

Robin Wagner, Lewis Brown, et al. Win TDF/Irene Sharaff AwardsRobin Wagner, Lewis Brown, et al. Win TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2011

Three-time Tony Award-winning scenic designer ROBIN WAGNER and esteemed costume designer LEWIS BROWN are among the 2011 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards recipients. The awards will be presented at a ceremony on Friday, April 8 at 6:30pm at the Hudson Theatre (145 West 44th Street). Mr. Brown was selected to receive the 2011 TDF/Irene Sharaff Lifetime Achievement Award for costume design, and Tony Award-winning scenic designer Robin Wagner will receive the Robert L.B. Tobin Award for Sustained Excellence in Theatrical Design. Sadly, Mr. Brown passed away in January of 2011. His award will be accepted by his long-time colleague and friend, Albert Wolsky, who was the recipient of the 2010 TDF/Irene Sharaff Lifetime Achievement Award (more...)

Free TKTS Android/iPhone App Now AvailableFree TKTS Android/iPhone App Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2011

Since Theatre Development Fund (TDF), the not-for-profit service organization which runs the TKTS Discount Booths, released the The Official TKTS iPhone app last December, it has become one of the most downloaded New York theatre apps in the iTunes App Store. It is still available free of charge through March 1 (after March 1 downloads will cost $0.99). Today, theatre lovers with Android devices will be able to get the same TKTS information with the launch of the TKTS Android app which lets TKTS customers know, in real-time, what shows are available at all three TKTS Discount Booths - Times Square, South Street Seaport and Downtown Brooklyn. (more...)

TDF's New Audiences for New York Program Begins Second YearTDF's New Audiences for New York Program Begins Second Year
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2011

Theatre Development Fund, the not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts, announced the commencement of the second year of their audience development initiative, 'New Audiences for New York,' which is designed to build new audiences for Broadway among diverse and underrepresented New Yorkers across the City. (more...)

Jill Furman Presented With Robert Whitehead AwardJill Furman Presented With Robert Whitehead Award
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2011

Jill Furman, TonyŽ award-winning and two time Tony award-nominated Broadway producer, will be presented The Commercial Theater Institute's Robert Whitehead Award for "outstanding achievement in commercial theatre producing" at a reception at The Glass House Tavern on Tuesday, March 15, 2011. Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Tony award-winning writer, performer, lyricist, and composer, who wrote and starred in In the Heights, will present the award. (more...)

KNOB Hosts FAN FESTIVAL At Bowlmor Times Square 2/6KNOB Hosts FAN FESTIVAL At Bowlmor Times Square 2/6
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2011

"Fan Festival" kicks off The Broadway League's annual Kids' Night on Broadway! (more...)

KNOB Hosts FAN FESTIVAL At Bowlmor Times SquareKNOB Hosts FAN FESTIVAL At Bowlmor Times Square
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2011

"Fan Festival" kicks off The Broadway League's annual Kids' Night on Broadway! (more...)

Playwrights Horizons Presents KIN, Previews 2/25Playwrights Horizons Presents KIN, Previews 2/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2011

Previews begin Friday, February 25 for the Playwrights Horizons (Tim Sanford, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) World Premiere production of KIN, a new play by Bathsheba Doran (Living Room in Africa, her adaptation of Great Expectations at The Lortel). (more...)

Arena Stage Holds National Convening Focused on New Play DevelopmentArena Stage Holds National Convening Focused on New Play Development
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2011

Now in its second year, the American Voices New Play Institute at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater will hold a four-day convening bringing together more than 100 theater practitioners from across the country to further the dialogue around new play development. (more...)

Arena Stage Holds National Convening Focused on New Play DevelopmentArena Stage Holds National Convening Focused on New Play Development
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2011

Now in its second year, the American Voices New Play Institute at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater will hold a four-day convening bringing together more than 100 theater practitioners from across the country to further the dialogue around new play development. (more...)

BROADWAY WEEK To Run 1/24-2/10BROADWAY WEEK To Run 1/24-2/10
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2011

The Broadway League and NYC & Company, New York City's official tourism, marketing and partnership organization, today announced winter marketing programs - including the first ever Broadway Week featuring 2-for-1 tickets to participating shows from January 24 - February 10, 2011 - to encourage residents and visitors to experience the best New York City has to offer this winter. (more...)

More Shows Added to KIDS' NIGHT ON BROADWAY More Shows Added to KIDS' NIGHT ON BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2011

More event details are announced, and additional shows are on sale for the Broadway League's 15th annual KIDS' NIGHT ON BROADWAY, scheduled for February 6 -10, 2011. (more...)

CUNY and TDF Partner In A New Theater And Dance InitiativeCUNY and TDF Partner In A New Theater And Dance Initiative
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2011

CUNY and Theatre Development Fund (TDF) have partnered in a new initiative that will bring theatre arts to the CUNY community. (more...)

BROADWAY WEEK To Run 1/24-2/10BROADWAY WEEK To Run 1/24-2/10
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2011

The Broadway League and NYC & Company, New York City's official tourism, marketing and partnership organization, today announced winter marketing programs - including the first ever Broadway Week featuring 2-for-1 tickets to participating shows from January 24 - February 10, 2011 - to encourage residents and visitors to experience the best New York City has to offer this winter. (more...)

Arena Stage in D.C. Announces Agenda for National Convening at Mead Center, 1/26-29Arena Stage in D.C. Announces Agenda for National Convening at Mead Center, 1/26-29
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2011

Now in its second year, the American Voices New Play Institute at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater will hold a four-day convening bringing together more than 100 theater practitioners from across the country to further the dialogue around new play development. (more...)

Arena Stage Holds National Convening Focused on New Play DevelopmentArena Stage Holds National Convening Focused on New Play Development
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2011

Now in its second year, the American Voices New Play Institute at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater will hold a four-day convening bringing together more than 100 theater practitioners from across the country to further the dialogue around new play development. (more...)

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