World’s most prestigious prize given to the best English-language play written by a woman goes to… (2/1/2023) - The winner of the 2011-2012 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize will be named at the awards presentation on February 28th in London. I wish I could be there!
WINE & DINE A new winery resort will soon arise in Southern California (12/9/2023) - The project team expects to announce the name of the resort in early 2016.
Why you should support HERE Arts Center’s April 16 Mixtape benefit (4/13/2012) - NEW YORK CITY: In my book, Kristin Marting, the founding artistic director of HERE Arts Center, is a visionary. People today see her frequently with Kim Whitener, who runs HERE along with Marting (together they won an Obie Award), but I
Why are Asian Americans invisible on New York stages? Feb. 13 industry town hall confronts the powers-that-be. (1/30/2012) - "Asian American performers are the least likely among the major minority groups to play roles that are not defined by their race," says a coalition of Asian American actors.
White House appoints visual artist Teresita Fernández to U.S. Commission of Fine Arts (9/19/2011) - Members of the arts panel play a key role in shaping Washington’s architecture by approving the site and design of national memorials and museums; advise the U.S. Mint on the design of coins and medals
Watch short film on Papo Ortega’s Cubanoson, NYC’s popular Cuban orchestra, here… (2/9/2023) - Released by MeLu Films, Cubanoson: The Story, is described as "a behind-the-scenes look at what makes this popular orchestra unique in the world of Latin music.
Walk over me | Stepping over Balkan performance artist Igor Josifov is both a work and a walk of art (6/11/2022) - In "2-Dimensional," an unconventional performance installation, the young Macedonia-born artist Igor Josifov lies underneath a plexiglass structure. Starting 8 pm Tuesday June 12 to Thursday June 14 at Abrons Arts Center Gallery, "2-Dimensional" invites the audience to walk over him.
Video | Past and present casts of “Chorus Line” honor musical’s composer Marvin Hamlisch (10/16/2012) - Make sure you watch until the end when more than 50 members of Broadway’s A Chorus Line, join Paper Mill’s cast in “One” to honor this musical icon
VENICE BIENNIAL | United Arab Emirates seeks applicants for Venice internship for 2013 (12/3/2023) - “Hands-on experience is an ideal way to learn about best practices in the international arts context, the Venice Internship offers such experience and much more. I look forward to sharing my curatorial process with these bright young Emiratis.” Reem Fadda, Curator.
V-Day founder Eve Ensler launches virtual identity at www.eveensler.org (4/13/2012) - Eve Ensler's new site, www.eveensler.org, will be a comprehensive archive of her extensive articles, essays, books, plays, films, documentaries and speeches