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Starting Off in the Performing Arts

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Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Announces 'David Bowie Is' Exhibit

The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago has announced 'David Bowie Is,' a major exhibit on the life, career and cultural influences of David Bowie, to run from September 23, 2014 through January 4, 2015.

Acclaimed Scenic Design and Art Director Named Performing Arts Chair

Laura Fine Hawkes, an award-winning scenic designer and art director, has been appointed chair of the Santa Fe University of Art and Design (SFUAD) Performing Arts Department.

TDF names Anne Trites as Director of Development

The not-for-profit performing arts organization Theatre Development Fund (TDF) recently announced Anne Trites as its new Director of Development.

TV Academy Announces Posthumous Award for Industry Legend

The Television Academy has announced that iconic casting director Marion Dougherty will be posthumously awarded the 2014 Governors Award for her legendary contributions to casting for television.

Sing Along with 'Frozen' This Fall

Hollywood’s El Capitan Theatre has announced the presentation of a special engagement of Disney’s “Frozen” in an exciting sing-along version to take place from Aug. 22 – Sept. 7, 2014.

New York Innovation Theatre Foundation Announces 2014 Nominees

Now celebrating 10 years of Off-Off Broadway excellence, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation has announced the nominees for its 2014 NY IT Awards.

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.

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