BWW Review: DANCERS FOR GOOD 2019 Outdoes Itself Again!BWW Review: DANCERS FOR GOOD 2019 Outdoes Itself Again!
by Cindy Sibilsky - Jul 29, 2019

Last year, in 2018, the third annual Dancers For Good Benefit supporting the Actors Fund Dancers Resource in East Hampton was so impressive that I challenged the founders to 'high-kick it up a notch even higher next year'. I'm thrilled to announce that not only did they clearly accept that challenge, they superseded all expectations! (more...)

Dancers For Good's Fourth Annual Benefit In East Hampton Raised Funds To Benefit The Actors FundDancers For Good's Fourth Annual Benefit In East Hampton Raised Funds To Benefit The Actors Fund
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2019

The fourth annual Dancers For Good Benefit, supporting The Actors Fund, brought a multitude of talented, world-class dancers to Guild Hall in East Hampton. TONY Award-winning actress, Cady Huffman graciously hosted the evening, delivering a light-hearted and cheerful tone as she led the event, which honored Jerry Mitchell, Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon. (more...)

Broadway Stage Management Symposium (BSMS) Announces Panels & SpeakersBroadway Stage Management Symposium (BSMS) Announces Panels & Speakers
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2019

The fifth annual Broadway Stage Management Symposium (BSMS) will feature over thirty Broadway Stage Managers and Professionals in an incredible array of panels addressing important aspects of the art and craft of stage management. As the leaders of a theatrical company, stage managers are responsible for the mounting, maintenance and running of a show. They deal with a wide variety of issues and need to be well-versed in both production processes and people skills. The BSMS provides a unique forum to engage with top professionals on numerous topics important to stage managers at all levels. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Actors Fund Opens Paul Libin CenterPhoto Flash: The Actors Fund Opens Paul Libin Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2018

The Actors Fund held a ribbon-cutting on October 5, 2018 to celebrate the launch of Looking Ahead in New York City, a program which originated in 2003 in Los Angeles and is designed to help young professional performers and their families thrive amid the unique challenges of working in the entertainment industry. The Paul Libin Center serves as the home for the Looking Ahead program in New York City, and is located in Times Square at the main offices of The Actors Fund at 729 Seventh Avenue on the 12th floor. (more...)

SAG-AFTRA And SAG-AFTRA Foundation Join Forces, Bring Sexual Harassment Counseling ServicesSAG-AFTRA And SAG-AFTRA Foundation Join Forces, Bring Sexual Harassment Counseling Services
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2018

SAG-AFTRA and the SAG-AFTRA Foundation announced today they are jointly working together to bring workplace sexual harassment counseling services for members of the union. Now available, the services are administered by trained counselors at The Actors Fund, a national human services organization for entertainment, media and performing arts professionals. (more...)

BWW Review: DANCERS FOR GOOD BENEFIT FOR THE ACTORS FUND at Guild Hall East HamptonBWW Review: DANCERS FOR GOOD BENEFIT FOR THE ACTORS FUND at Guild Hall East Hampton
by Cindy Sibilsky - Jul 25, 2018

Dancers for Good, a glitzy gala benefitting The Actors Fund brought top dance talents from Martha Graham, Paul Taylor Dance Companies and more to East Hampton in a flawless, echanting evening of dance honoring two legends and true 'dancers for good': Bebe Neuwith & Chita Rivera. (more...)

Photo Flash: Disney Theatricals and The Actor's Fund Partner for WOMEN'S DAY ON BROADWAYPhoto Flash: Disney Theatricals and The Actor's Fund Partner for WOMEN'S DAY ON BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2018

Disney Theatrical Productions and Frozen have partnered with The Actors Fund to celebrate International Women's Day with two special events: 'Women's Day on Broadway: Celebrating Stories By, For & About Women,' a free symposium that took place this week at The St. James Theatre and a special performance of Frozen to benefit The Actors Fund and its Phyllis Newman Women's Health Initiative.   (more...)

Industry: FROZEN on Broadway and The Actors Fund Partner To Celebrate International Women's DayIndustry: FROZEN on Broadway and The Actors Fund Partner To Celebrate International Women's Day
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2018

Disney Theatrical Productions and Frozen have partnered with The Actors Fund to celebrate International Women's Day with two special events. Women's Day on Broadway: Celebrating Stories, By, For, and About Women, is a symposium that will take place at The St. James Theatre. There will also be a special performance of Frozen to benefit The Actors Fund and its Phyllis Newman Women's Health Initiative. The events aim to highlight the importance of a continued investment in the encouragement and mentorship that is crucial to establishing and maintaining gender equality in the Broadway community. (more...)

Industry: FROZEN on Broadway and The Actors Fund Partner To Celebrate International Women's DayIndustry: FROZEN on Broadway and The Actors Fund Partner To Celebrate International Women's Day
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2018

Disney Theatrical Productions and Frozen have partnered with The Actors Fund to celebrate International Women's Day with two special events. Women's Day on Broadway: Celebrating Stories, By, For, and About Women, is a symposium that will take place at The St. James Theatre. There will also be a special performance of Frozen to benefit The Actors Fund and its Phyllis Newman Women's Health Initiative. The events aim to highlight the importance of a continued investment in the encouragement and mentorship that is crucial to establishing and maintaining gender equality in the Broadway community. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Actors Fund Opens Friedman Health Center for the Performing Arts
by Stephi Wild - Mar 6, 2017

The Actors Fund and Mount Sinai opened a new health center for the performing arts and entertainment community in New York City on Thursday. Conveniently located at 729 7th Avenue in Times Square, The Samuel J. Friedman Health Center for the Performing Arts will serve as the medical care provider that is solely focused on the particular health care needs of the entertainment and performing arts community. (more...)

Idina Menzel & Jamie Foxx to Perform at 30th Annual Carousel of Hope Ball
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

Jamie Foxx and Idina Menzel are set to perform at the 30th Carousel of Hope Ball on Saturday, October 8th in Beverly Hills. (more...)

Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra Cancels U.S. Tour, Including Walt Disney Concert
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2015

The Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra (SPO) is cancelling its U.S. tour, which included a concert at Walt Disney Concert Hall,Wednesday, April 15. The cancellation is due to a recent and significant cut in tour funding from the City of Seoul. (more...)

Women in the Arts & Media Coalition Hosts 'VintAge' Tonight at MIST Harlem
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2014

The Women in the Arts & Media Coalition is producing VintAge, one of its two Signature Events, supporting the voice and vision of women in the arts & media as they age, tonight, October 18, from 1-5:30 p.m. at MIST Harlem. (more...)

Women in the Arts and Media Coalition Presents VintAge Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

The Women in the Arts & Media Coalition is producing VintAge, one of its two Signature Events, supporting the voice and vision of women in the arts & media as they age, today, October 18, 1-5:30 p.m. at MIST Harlem. (more...)

PHOTO: Adorable Couple Kat Dennings & Josh Groban Attend Charity Event
by TV News Desk - Oct 13, 2014

E! News has confirmed that actresss Kat Dennings and singer Josh Groban are an official item! (more...)

Women in the Arts & Media Coalition to Host 'VintAge' 10/18 at MIST Harlem
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2014

The Women in the Arts & Media Coalition is producing VintAge, one of its two Signature Events, supporting the voice and vision of women in the arts & media as they age, on Saturday, October 18, from 1-5:30 p.m. at MIST Harlem. (more...)

Scoop: THE TALK on CBS - Week of October 6, 2014
by TV Scoop - Oct 6, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE TALK, airing on CBS for the week of October 6, 2014! (more...)

Women in the Arts and Media Coalition Presents VintAge 10/18
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2014

The Women in the Arts & Media Coalition is producing VintAge, one of its two Signature Events, supporting the voice and vision of women in the arts & media as they age, on Saturday, October 18, 1-5:30 p.m. at MIST Harlem. (more...)

Scoop: THE TALK on CBS - Week of October 6, 2014
by TV Scoop - Oct 2, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE TALK, airing on CBS for the week of October 6, 2014! (more...)

Violinist Sarah Chang Joins Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2014

Tonight, October 2 and October 4 and 5, global violin sensation Sarah Chang joins the Houston Symphony for a performance of Barber's intensely lyrical Violin Concerto. The Korean-American violinist has been touted by The New York Times as 'technically brilliant, lively and characterful' and has been captivating audiences since her New York Philharmonic debut at age eight. (more...)

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