CANNES (Reuters) - Actors and directors gathered for the world's leading movie showcase in Cannes this week said television was increasingly luring top talent and should no longer be seen as artistically inferior to the big screen.
Chicago Dance Crash, whose Gotham City was hailed by the Chicago Tribune as one of the city's best in 2012, returns with The Cotton Mouth Club, its summer performance, choreographed by artistic director Jessica Deahr and Robert McKee, in a...
This morning, the artistic director of Theater Schmeater sent out a press release saying the company would start looking for a new home. (The email did not explain why, but I sent an inquiry and am waiting to hear back.) This run ofShow More Summary
If 2013 has been anyone’s year in consumer fashion in the United States, it’s been J. Crew president and artistic director Jenna Lyons’s. The 44-year-old has landed on the cover of FastCompany and in the ranks of TIME’s 100 Most Influential People and has been credited with transforming the prepster brand into a cult retailer [...]
Move over, Subway Sandwich Artists! New York-based art director Kasia Haupt makes pop culture characters and monsters out of sandwiches! [Via The Mary Sue]
Director James Mangold has unveiled a pair of new posters for "The Wolverine" featuring artistic representations of Svetlana Khodchenkova as Viper and Rila Fukushima as Yukio.
During the past two and half years photographer/director Eric Minh Swenson has created over 200 short documentaries about Southern California artists, as well as assembling thousands of images which record art events--installations, openings, art walks, fairs--from Ventura to San Diego. Show More Summary
Watch French street artist JR get his TED Prize wish for a global art project in Inside Out, a fresh-from-the-Tribeca-Film-Festival documentary that debuts tonight at 9 p.m. on HBO. Director Alastair Siddons (Turn it Loose) crisscrosses...Show More Summary
New Edgecliff Theatre founding artistic director Michael Shooner is stepping down as NET’s executive director. The executive and artistic director positions are being combined into Producing Artistic Director, a role that goes to current AD Jim Stump. Shooner established New Edgecliff in 1998 with a goal of reigniting the professional standards he had first experienced in...
Reveal of a short personal film, created by the world-renowned director, invites audiences into a world of artistic vision and inspiration Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies,...Show More Summary
Nine summers ago, I saw my first play at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland, a production of The Comedy Of Errors directed by future artistic director Bill Rausch. In that production, the play turned Syracuse into a glitzy neon city like Las Vegas, the Duke an his men into gangsters, and both sets of twins into Rat Pack-esque showmen. Show More Summary
FDL Movie Night interviews director/photographer Eric Minh Swenson about his work chronicling art and artists in Southern California. Swenson has gained unprecedented access to artists, collectors, curators, gallerists, and art world denizens from San Diego to Ventura. Show More Summary
For the first time in living memory, the BSO music director is not a client of Columbia Artists Management Inc. CAMI has not just held the baton in Boston, it has been responsible for a disproportionate number of guest conductors and soloists. Ronald Wilford, its director, had hoped to implant Roccardo Chailly in the role, [...]
Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch serves as artistic chair of this year’s Pink at the Brown, a glittering one-night performance bringing together Houston’s leading arts organizations on Thursday, May 16 at 8pm at Wortham Theater Center. The event benefits the Pink Ribbons Project, which saves lives and enhances the lives of those touched by […]
On Friday, May 17 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm at 601 Preston Street, join Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch, and Shen Wei Dance Arts Company Manager Stephen Xue for a free group discussion on the 100th year anniversary of The Rite of Spring as they share insights into the Houston Ballet’s and Shen Wei […]
Ben Hammersley, author, speaker, non-executive director, trainee trapeze artist Present Shock, Douglas Rushkoff (for the immediate second time to grab all the googlable references out of it. Is good.) Bursts, Albert-László Barabási (which...Show More Summary
The lawyers of star dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko, who is suspected of masterminding the attack against the Bolshoi Theater’s ballet artistic director Sergei Filin, plan to contest the forensic results that claim the attack caused serious bodily harm, lawyer Violetta Volkova told RAPSI.
Forensic experts have concluded that an acid attack on the Bolshoi Theater’s ballet artistic director Sergei Filin caused him serious bodily harm, Moscow police said on Monday.
Renowned British graffiti artist and some time film director Banksy, once said, “Film is incredibly democratic and accessible, it’s probably the best option if you actually want to change the world, not just re-decorate it.” With the number of … Continue reading ?
Four years ago, Gallim Dance made waves in New York when it performed two pieces by Artistic Director Andrea Miller at Joyce SoHo. One was Blush, an evening-length work that explores the moment of blushing through powerful, emotional rawness and … Continue reading ?