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Updated Articles and Resources

By Angela Mitchell

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • 2014 Creative Arts Emmy Winners Created: Saturday, August 23, 2014 Updated: Sunday, August 24, 2014
      This year's honorees at the Creative Arts Emmy Ceremony included an array of notable winning artists, performers, and programs., led this year by HBO with 15 wins.
    • HBO Leads 2014 Creative Arts Emmy Award Winners Created: Saturday, August 23, 2014 Updated: Sunday, August 24, 2014
      On Saturday, August 16, 2014, the Television Academy presented the 2014 Creative Arts Emmy Awards for programs and individual achievements at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles.
    • Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Announces 'David Bowie Is' Exhibit Created: Saturday, August 09, 2014 Updated: Sunday, August 24, 2014
      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.
    • TDF names Anne Trites as Director of Development Created: Saturday, August 09, 2014 Updated: Sunday, August 24, 2014
      The not-for-profit performing arts organization Theatre Development Fund (TDF) recently announced Anne Trites as its new Director of Development.
    • Acclaimed Scenic Design and Art Director Named Performing Arts Chair Created: Saturday, August 09, 2014 Updated: Sunday, August 24, 2014
      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.
    • Sing Along with 'Frozen' This Fall Created: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Updated: Saturday, August 02, 2014
      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.
    • TV Academy Announces Posthumous Award for Industry Legend Created: Saturday, August 02, 2014 Updated: Saturday, August 02, 2014
      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.
    • New York Innovation Theatre Foundation Announces 2014 Nominees Created: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      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.
    • Arts Commissions by State Created: Saturday, July 19, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      A complete list of arts commissions by state, to serve as a resource for performing artists.
    • Labyrinth Theater Company Announces 2014-2015 Season Created: Saturday, July 26, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Labyrinth Theater, a New York City theatre ensemble, recently announced its 2014-2015 season.
    • Seattle Shakespeare Company Celebrates 13th Straight Year of Profitability Created: Saturday, July 26, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      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.
    • DancerPalooza, Weeklong Celebration of Dance, Concludes July 27 Created: Saturday, July 26, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      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.
    • Choosing the Right Graphics Tablet Created: Monday, July 11, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      An overview of graphics tablets and their uses for performing arts designers, along with a comparison chart of leading models and their features and prices.
    • Graphics Tablets for Designers Created: Saturday, July 09, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      A look at graphics tablets and their unique uses for performing arts designers.
    • Sets on Film: The Art Direction of 'Alice' Created: Sunday, January 30, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      An analysis of the production and art design for 'Alice in Wonderland' one of the five Academy Award nominees in 2011 for Best Art Direction.
    • Monologue Created: Saturday, July 30, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      An extended piece or series of lines spoken by a single character. Monologues are also essential material for use in auditions.
    • Masking Created: Saturday, July 30, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      Also called "tabs." The drapes used in the wings of the stage, which keep audiences from seeing beyond the stage performance area.
    • Load In Created: Thursday, October 28, 2010 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      The term for the unloading, unpacking, and setup of the equipment for the show at the beginning of the run.
    • San Diego’s Old Globe Announces Cast and Creative Team for 'The Last Goodbye' Created: Thursday, August 29, 2013 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      San Diego's Tony Award-winning Old Globe recently announced the complete cast and creative team for 'The Last Goodbye,' a new musical fusing Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet' with the incendiary son...
    • From Gaffers Tape to Gobos: Stagecraft and Tech Supplies Providers Created: Saturday, July 28, 2012 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      Does your heart beat a little faster at the thought of a fabulous array of artful GOBOs? Could you spend hours arguing the pros and cons of the latest super-digitized light boards? Are you still se...
    • Create Your Own App with Conduit Mobile Created: Wednesday, December 28, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      Conduit Mobile offers any user, group or organization the ability to create an easy, high-quality mobile app for themselves -- and best of all, it's free." itemprop="descriP='t3'" --> itemprop="des...
    • USITT Rising Star Award Nominations Now Open Created: Saturday, October 15, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      Nominations for the USITT Rising Star Award for 2012 are now open through November 2, 2011. The award, established by LDI/LiveDesign magazine, is given out annually by USITT to a young professional...
    • Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Awards Created: Sunday, January 16, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      A comprehensive listing of local, regional and national theatre and performing arts awards, along with links to information, forms, applications, rules, and more.
    • Neil Patrick Harris Named 2014 Drama League Honoree Created: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      The Drama League has announced that it will honor Golden Globe Nominee and Emmy Award winner Neil Patrick Harris at the 30th Annual Musical Celebration of Broadway, to be held on Monday evening, Fe...
    • Greenhouse at the Playhouse Partners with USC for New Pilot Program Created: Saturday, October 26, 2013 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      Greenhouse at the Playhouse is partnering up with the USC School of Dramatic Arts to offer a new program for student playwrights." itemprop="description"><...
    • CAST sponsors 8th USITT Design Contest Created: Saturday, May 18, 2013 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      University of Oklahoma student Leahe Knott recently won the top prize in the 8th Annual USITT Southwest Student Design Competition for her work on Peter Oswald’s translation of Friedrich Schi...
    • 'Hunger Games,' 'Django' Costumes and More in Exhibition October 2014 Created: Saturday, July 19, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 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 Created: Saturday, July 19, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      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.
    • 2014 Lilly Awards Winners and Presenters Announced Created: Friday, May 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Honoring women of distinction in the American theatre, the 2014 winners of the Lilly Awards were announced recently by The Lilly Awards Foundation.
    • The Top Apps for Stage Tech Created: Sunday, September 16, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      A look at some helpful and even essential apps for use in theatre tech and performing arts production." itemprop="description"> Saturday, November 13, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      For theatres, dance companies, symphonies, and more, here are 20 unique and creative approaches for bringing in the moolah.
    • That Hair! That Face! The Art of the Hair and Makeup Designer Created: Sunday, September 11, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      A look at the work of theatrical hair and makeup designers and artists." itemprop="description">