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White Heron Theatre Company Creates Pre-Professional Training Intensive Photo White Heron Theatre Company Creates Pre-Professional Training Intensive
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2022

White Heron Theatre Company of Nantucket today announced 'The Intensive,' a pre-professional training opportunity for students 18 and older. The Intensive's faculty includes nationally recognized leaders in the entertainment industry and is hosted at the White Heron's state-of-the-art facility June 10 - 12.

BAM to Screen New Restoration of Ang Lee's PUSHING HANDS, April 1â€"7 Photo BAM to Screen New Restoration of Ang Lee's PUSHING HANDS, April 1â€"7
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 17, 2022

Ripe for rediscovery, Pushing Hands (1991) is the debut film from Oscar-winning director Ang Lee, and the first in his informal trilogy of films—including Eat Drink Man Woman and The Wedding Banquet—focused on family. From April 1—7 BAM presents a theatrical run of a new restoration of Lee's undersung comedic-drama about family, immigration, and assimilation.

VIDEO: Richard Thomas Talks Touring as Atticus Finch in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Photo VIDEO: Richard Thomas Talks Touring as Atticus Finch in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Stage Tube - Feb 24, 2022

Richard Thomas will play the role of Atticus Finch in the National Tour of To Kill A Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on Harper Lee's classic novel. The tour will begin performances next month at Shea's Performing Arts Center in Buffalo.

TROUBLE IN MIND Begins Previews on Broadway Tonight; Meet the Cast! Photo TROUBLE IN MIND Begins Previews on Broadway Tonight; Meet the Cast!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 29, 2021

Trouble In Mind officially begins previews tonight, October 29, at Roundabout's American Airlines Theatre on Broadway. Learn more about the cast here!

Actress Sondra James Dies at 82 Photo Actress Sondra James Dies at 82
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

Sondra James (nee Weil) the Film, TV and Theatre actress whose resume includes Ben Affleck, Joaquim Phoenix, Robert DeNiro, Christopher Lloyd, Mike Birbiglia, Stephen Colbert and so many more died at the age 82 on September 12th at her home in New York City surrounded by family and friends following a 5 month battle with Lung Cancer. 

HBO Selects Finalists For Fifth Annual Asian Pacific American Visionaries Short Film  Photo HBO Selects Finalists For Fifth Annual Asian Pacific American Visionaries Short Film Competition
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 3, 2021

APA Visionaries competition was established by HBO in 2016 to provide a platform for Asian Pacific American stories to further the dialogue about representation in Hollywood and the importance of diversity in entertainment.

Michelle Yeoh Joins the Cast of THE WITCHER: BLOOD ORIGIN Photo Michelle Yeoh Joins the Cast of THE WITCHER: BLOOD ORIGIN
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2021

Set in an elven world 1200 years before the world of The Witcher, Blood Origin will tell a story lost to time - the creation of the first prototype Witcher, and the events that lead to the pivotal “conjunction of the spheres,” when the worlds of monsters, men, and elves merged to become one.

BAFTA Film Awards Announces Further Appearances From Leslie Odom, Jr., Liam Payne, an Photo BAFTA Film Awards Announces Further Appearances From Leslie Odom, Jr., Liam Payne, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2021

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has announced further details for this year’s EE British Academy Film Awards Weekend taking place across 10 and 11 April at the Royal Albert Hall including awards presenters confirmed to take part, musical performances and special appearances across both nights by BAFTA President, HRH The Duke of Cambridge.

Michael Cerveris, Joanna Gleason, Cherry Jones and More Featured in Guild Hall's 90th Photo Michael Cerveris, Joanna Gleason, Cherry Jones and More Featured in Guild Hall's 90th Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2021

Guild Hall has announced the artists and events for its landmark 90th season which begins at the end of May and will feature author Salman Rushdie, American Ballet Theatre, Emmy-winners Susan Lucci & Joy Behar, 5-time Tony-winner Susan Stroman, Oscar & Tony-winner Mercedes Ruehl, and more.

Rafe Spall To Play Atticus Finch In TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD At The Gielgud Theatre Photo Rafe Spall To Play Atticus Finch In TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD At The Gielgud Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 26, 2021

Rafe Spall will play Atticus Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird. The production will open at the Gielgud Theatre on 31 March 2022, with previews from 10 March.

Rafe Spall to Lead TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD West End in 2022 Photo Rafe Spall to Lead TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD West End in 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 25, 2021

Rafe Spall, who recently made his Broadway debut in the revival of Harold Pinter's Betrayal, is set to lead the West End transfer ofthe acclaimed Broadway production of Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird as lawyer Atticus Finch.

ALADDIN Star Jonathan Freeman Will Answer Questions on Walt Disney Family Museum's Ha Photo ALADDIN Star Jonathan Freeman Will Answer Questions on Walt Disney Family Museum's Happily Ever After Hours
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 7, 2021

On Wednesday, Jan 13 (8:30pm PT) Join actor Jonathan Freeman as he shares behind-the-scenes stories from voicing the villain Jafar in the Aladdin franchise and appearances on Broadway in Disney's Mary Poppins, The Little Mermaid, and Beauty and the Beast.

Michael Zegen and More to Take Part in The Museum Of Jewish Heritage's GENERATION TO  Photo Michael Zegen and More to Take Part in The Museum Of Jewish Heritage's GENERATION TO GENERATION Benefit
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2020

The Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust will honor Howard and Elyse Butnick and their family at the annual Generation to Generation event on Wednesday, December 2, 2020. The virtual event also will include an interview The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel's Michael Zegen, the grandchild of a Holocaust survivor.

HBO Orders Limited Series THE SON, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal Photo HBO Orders Limited Series THE SON, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 20, 2020

The limited series will star and be executive produced by Nine Stories’ Jake Gyllenhaal. 

Irish Arts Center Announces Fall 2020 Season Photo Irish Arts Center Announces Fall 2020 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 18, 2020

Irish Arts Center (IAC), based in New York City and renowned for presenting the best in Irish and Irish-American arts and culture, today announced its Fall 2020 digital season, boldly expanding the organization's approach to connecting with remote audiences through powerful work and deeply engaging online courses and events. S

VIFF Announces 2020 Speaker Lineup for VIFF Talks Photo VIFF Announces 2020 Speaker Lineup for VIFF Talks
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 17, 2020

Vancouver International Film Festival 2020 (VIFF) is delighted to announce the complete programming lineup for the always popular VIFF Talks series.

Dirk Powell Returns With 'When I Wait For You' Photo Dirk Powell Returns With 'When I Wait For You'
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 4, 2020

Renowned producer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and sideman Dirk Powell is releasing his first album on Compass Records today. WHEN I WAIT FOR YOU, included in NPR New Music Friday's “New and Notable” releases today, confirms why Powell has achieved near legendary status in the international roots music scene. While his bonds with Louisiana and with the mountains of Kentucky are unmistakable, so is his far-reaching vision and ability to translate the essence of tradition for modern audiences that need the timeless and sustaining messages that tradition brings.

Steve McQueen's LOVERS ROCK to Open Lincoln Center's New York Film Festival Photo Steve McQueen's LOVERS ROCK to Open Lincoln Center's New York Film Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 3, 2020

Film at Lincoln Center announced today that Steve McQueen’s Lovers Rock will be the Opening Night film of the 58th New York Film Festival, making its World Premiere.

Broadway Books: 10 Books on Directing to Read While Staying Inside! Photo Broadway Books: 10 Books on Directing to Read While Staying Inside!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2020

Looking for something new to read while staying inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 of our favorite books on directing!

Kate Winslet to Receive Festival Tribute Award From Toronto International Film Festiv Photo Kate Winslet to Receive Festival Tribute Award From Toronto International Film Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 16, 2020

 Joana Vicente and Cameron Bailey, Co-Heads of TIFF, today unveiled Academy Award–winning actress Kate Winslet as the recipient of this year's TIFF Tribute Actor Award,

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