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Applications Now Open For The Prince Fellowship Photo Applications Now Open For The Prince Fellowship
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2021

The Prince Fellowship, in association with Columbia University School of the Arts, announces that applications are now open for the 2021 Fellowship program.

T. Fellowship Renamed The Prince Fellowship After Hal Prince Photo T. Fellowship Renamed The Prince Fellowship After Hal Prince
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2021

The T. Fellowship has officially been renamed The Prince Fellowship to honor the legacy, career and memory of the producer, director and T Fellowship founder Harold Prince.

TDF's Teacher Workshop DIRECTING PLAYS AND MUSICALS IN THE SCHOOL AND CLASSROOM to be Photo TDF's Teacher Workshop DIRECTING PLAYS AND MUSICALS IN THE SCHOOL AND CLASSROOM to be Held Virtually
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 10, 2020

TDF has invited educators to develop their directing skills this summer by enrolling in TDF Teacher Seminars and Professional Development Program's first-ever virtual workshop titled Directing Plays and Musicals in the School and Classroom.

TDF Launches TDF Lifeline Campaign Photo TDF Launches TDF Lifeline Campaign
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2020

TDF has just launched the TDF Lifeline Campaign: Protect Today, Rebuild Tomorrow to raise $500,000 by June 30. This fundraising initiative will help TDF sustain critical operations during the theatre shutdown and into the challenging recovery period ahead.

Whitney Estrin Named TDF Director Of Development Photo Whitney Estrin Named TDF Director Of Development
by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2020

TDF (aka Theatre Development Fund) has announced that Whitney Estrin will assume the post of Director of Development. The announcement was made by TDF's Executive Director, Victoria Bailey. Ms. Estrin, who will assume her duties on April 1, is being promoted from the position of Deputy Director of Development she currently holds at TDF. She came to TDF in 2017 having been the Director of Development at Theatre for a New Audience in Brooklyn.

Red Bull Theater to Honor André De Shields, Kate Burton and More With Matador Awards Photo Red Bull Theater to Honor André De Shields, Kate Burton and More With Matador Awards for Excellence in Classical Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 5, 2020

Jesse Berger - Red Bull Theater Founder and Artistic Director, Jim Bredeson - Red Bull Managing Director, and the Board of Trustees of Red Bull Theater have announced that the Twelfth Annual Running of the Red Bulls Gala Benefit on Monday March 30th will celebrate the company's 17th Season and honor Kate Burton, André De Shields, and Theatre Development Fund with the 2020 Matador Awards for Excellence in Classical Theater. Proceeds from the evening will support all of Red Bull Theater's programs including its upcoming Off-Broadway production of The Alchemist.

TDF Has Relaunched its 'TDF Go Off-Off and Beyond' Program Photo TDF Has Relaunched its 'TDF Go Off-Off and Beyond' Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2020

TDF, the not-for-profit service organization dedicated to bringing the power of the performing arts to everyone, is renewing its commitment to Off-Off Broadway theatre as well as dance and music productions in smaller venues with the relaunch of its GO OFF-OFF AND BEYOND Program.

Neil Simon, TDF Accessibility Program and Aleshea Harris are the 2019 Recipients of t Photo Neil Simon, TDF Accessibility Program and Aleshea Harris are the 2019 Recipients of the 4th Annual Samuel French Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 14, 2019

Samuel French, a Concord Theatricals Company, announced today that Neil Simon (posthumously), TDF Accessibility Program, and Aleshea Harris are the 2019 recipients of the 4th Annual Samuel French Awards. The Awards, which are accompanied by a donation from Concord Theatricals of $15,000, were created by Samuel French to acknowledge the great work and unparalleled passion of theatre artists, as well as applaud significant contributions to the industry.

LIVE AT THE LORTEL Podcast Announces December Guests Photo LIVE AT THE LORTEL Podcast Announces December Guests
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 13, 2019

The Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation has announced the next group of guests confirmed for their popular ‚ÄúLive at the Lortel‚ÄĚ podcast focused on Off-Broadway. Each taping lasts about 60 minutes ‚Äď with 45 minutes of moderated conversation with host Eric Ostrow and 15 minutes for audience questions. The next round of tapings will all take place on Monday, December 2, at the Lucille Lortel Theatre. As always, tickets are free to the public and can be reserved by visiting www.liveatthelortel.com.

TDF Announced 3rd Season Of TDF Veterans Theatregoing Program Photo TDF Announced 3rd Season Of TDF Veterans Theatregoing Program
by Julie Musbach - Oct 22, 2019

TDF, the not-for-profit service organization dedicated to bringing the power of the performing arts to everyone, is launching the third season of its TDF Veterans Theatregoing Program.

T-MOBILE Becomes Exclusive Presenting Sponsor Of TDF's CREATE NEW YORK Community Enga Photo T-MOBILE Becomes Exclusive Presenting Sponsor Of TDF's CREATE NEW YORK Community Engagement Program
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2019

TDF, the not for profit organization bringing the power to the performing arts to everyone announced that T-MOBILE will be this year's exclusive presenting sponsor of TDF's CREATE NEW YORK (CNY) Community Engagement Program. T-Mobile has given a gift of $25,000 to support the program for the 2019-20 fiscal year.

The Commercial Theater Institute Announces 2019-2020 Season Photo The Commercial Theater Institute Announces 2019-2020 Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 12, 2019

Tom Viertel, Executive Director of the Commercial Theater Institute (CTI), has announced the 2019 - 2020 season which will include a 14-week in-depth program that explores producing; a three-day intensive introduction to producing; and workshops on specialized topics. CTI is the theater industry's leading training and professional development program and features over 100 of the most distinguished industry professionals as lecturers and panelists including many Tony Award- winning producers.

TDF Announces Season of Autism-Friendly Performances; WICKED, HARRY POTTER AND THE CU Photo TDF Announces Season of Autism-Friendly Performances; WICKED, HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, and More
by Julie Musbach - Jul 29, 2019

TDF today announced its ninth season of autism-friendly performances of Broadway shows for families with children and adults on the autism-spectrum and other developmental disabilities.

T. Fellowship Announces New T. Fellow Ben Holtzman Photo T. Fellowship Announces New T. Fellow Ben Holtzman
by Julie Musbach - Jul 8, 2019

T. Fellowship, in association with Columbia University School of the Arts, announces the next T. Fellow is Ben Holtzman, the eighth fellow in the one?year program designed to educate and empower new creative producers. The fellow will receive a stipend of $10,000 with a $20,000 budget for the development of a new theatrical production, and will have access to courses in Columbia's MFA Theatre Management & Producing Program.

Photo Coverage: Robert Whitehead Award Ceremony Honors Tom Kirdahy Photo Photo Coverage: Robert Whitehead Award Ceremony Honors Tom Kirdahy
by Walter McBride - May 23, 2019

Multiple Tony Award-nominated Broadway producer Tom Kirdahy was presented The Commercial Theater Institute's Robert Whitehead Award for 'Outstanding Achievement In Commercial Theater Producing' at a reception at Sardi's on Wednesday, May 22, 2019.

The Barrow Group Honors Alison Wright, Matthew Washington, and Andrew Hamingson at Sp Photo The Barrow Group Honors Alison Wright, Matthew Washington, and Andrew Hamingson at Spring Benefit
by Sarah Hookey - May 14, 2019

On May 21, The Barrow Group, under the leadership of Co-Artistic Directors Seth Barrish and Lee Brock and Executive Director Robert Serrell, will honor Emmy-nominated actress and The Barrow Group alumna Alison Wright, Manhattan Deputy Borough President Matthew Washington, and executive nonprofit leader and theater producer Andrew Hamingson at The Barrow Group's 2019 Spring Benefit.

Photo Flash: Inside The 25th Anniversary TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards Photo Photo Flash: Inside The 25th Anniversary TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 29, 2019

The 25th Anniversary TDF/Irene Sharaff Awards were held last Friday, April 26 at The Edison Ballroom. The honorees were: Susan Hilferty who was presented the TDF/Irene Sharaff Lifetime Achievement Award by her friends Chita Rivera and Michael Mayer; scenic designer John Lee Beatty who was presented the Robert L. B. Tobin Award by former Sharaff awardee, Jane Greenwood; Miodrag Guberinic who was presented the Kitty Leach Young Master Award by former Sharaff awardee Paul Tazewell, and Rodney Gordon who was presented the TDF/Irene Sharaff Artisan Award by Tony winner (and former employee) Cady Huffman.  This year's film by Suzy Benzinger was a special tribute to Irene Sharaff in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the awards.

Tom Kirdahy to Receive 2019 Robert Whitehead Award Photo Tom Kirdahy to Receive 2019 Robert Whitehead Award
by Julie Musbach - Mar 13, 2019

Multiple Tony Award-nominated Broadway producer Tom Kirdahy will be presented The Commercial Theater Institute's Robert Whitehead Award for "Outstanding Achievement In Commercial Theater Producing" at a reception at Sardi's on Wednesday, May 22, 2019.

T. Fellowship Announces New Geraldine Stutz T. Fellow Rachel Sussman Photo T. Fellowship Announces New Geraldine Stutz T. Fellow Rachel Sussman
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 8, 2019

T. Fellowship, in association with Columbia University School of the Arts, announces the next T. Fellow is Rachel Sussman, the seventh fellow in the one year program designed to educate and empower new creative producers. The fellow will receive a stipend of $10,000 with a $20,000 budget for the development of a new theatrical production, and will have access to courses in Columbia's MFA Theatre Management & Producing Program.

TDF Developing New Initiatives To Grow Audiences For Dance In NYC Photo TDF Developing New Initiatives To Grow Audiences For Dance In NYC
by Stephi Wild - Jan 3, 2019

As TDF, the not-for-profit organization for the performing arts, enters the new year, one of its goals is to develop new programs to cultivate a broader audience for dance, strengthening its myriad of audience building initiatives.

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