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Starting Off in the Performing Arts

Get the scoop on how to find a job in the Performing Arts, plus links on what to wear, how to learn the basics, and more.

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DancerPalooza, Weeklong Celebration of Dance, Concludes July 27

DancerPalooza, a comprehensive one-of-a-kind dance experience, the “Coachella” for the dance world, is bringing together the industry’s top professional choreographers for an event culminating on Sunday, July 27.

Seattle Shakespeare Company Celebrates 13th Straight Year of Profitability

After closing out the financial records for Seattle Shakespeare Company’s 2013-2014 season, Managing Director John Bradshaw announced this week that the company ended the year in the black with revenues of $1.6 million.

Labyrinth Theater Company Announces 2014-2015 Season

Labyrinth Theater, a New York City theatre ensemble, recently announced its 2014-2015 season.

Arts Commissions by State

A complete list of arts commissions by state, to serve as a resource for performing artists.

'Hunger Games,' 'Django' Costumes and More in Exhibition October 2014

This Fall, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present the final showing of its multimedia exhibition 'Hollywood Costume,' featuring the central role of costume design in film.

Tennessee Shakespeare Company Receives Grants from NEA, Arts Midwest

Arts Midwest announced recently that Tennessee Shakespeare Company (TSC) is one of only 40 theatre companies in the United States to receive its prestigious “Shakespeare in American Communities” grant, awarded to TSC for its innovative Romeo and Juliet Project.

Seattle Rep’s Writers Group Accepting Applications for 2014-16 Cycle

Applications for Seattle Rep’s 2014–2016 Writers Group class are now open through July 15, 2014.

Linney and Stewart: Two Long Lives in the Theatre

January 2011 was a sad month for theater fans, who lost several talents who left the world a dimmer place: Theoni V. Aldredge, Ellen Stewart, and Romulus Linney.

Resources for Women in the Performing Arts

A salute to women in the performing arts, along with some resources for female playwrights and theatre pros.

IALD Continues Emerging Lighting Design Professionals Initiative

To ensure the success of emerging lighting designers, the IALD is continuing its Emerging Lighting Design Professionals Initiative.

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