STXFilms announced its partnership with John wick Thunder Road studio to produce the upcoming sports drama film titled National Champions with Oscar winner JK Simmons (Whiplash) and Golden Globe nominee Stephan James (If Beale Street could speak) attached for the main roles. Additionally, frequent STXfilms collaborator Ric Roman Waugh hasRead More →

The Times Square coronavirus vaccination site serving the Broadway theater industry opened today with an open invitation to city film and television workers. In a press conference this morning, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio expanded the reach of the previously announced Times Square site to include the city’sRead More →

Art and Culture Centers in the Phoenix area are working hard to deliver exciting new art exhibits and performances in the safest way possible despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Theaters, including the Herberger Theater Center, have set up their stages outside. The Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts will hostRead More →

In recent months, several states have moved to limit interest rates on payday loans in an effort to prevent consumers from gaining the upper hand with these traditionally expensive loans. In the November general election, voters in Nebraska voted overwhelmingly to cap payday loan interest rates in the state atRead More →

The winter season traditionally offers a full plate of theater, dance and other artistic events. But with the COVID-19 restrictions still firmly in place, businesses have had to pivot to provide theater and film audiences with new opportunities to enjoy performances. While some organizations are still finalizing plans and deliveryRead More →

BUDAPEST, Hungary – Thousands of students, professors and supporters of the Hungarian University of Theater and Film Arts formed a human chain between their institution and parliament on Sunday to protest against the measures taken by the government which decrease its autonomy. Those present at the demonstration passed from handRead More →

Kamasi Washington released a new feature documentary in concert, Kamasi Washington Live at the Apollo Theater. The Amazon Music film, directed by Michael garber, highlights Washington’s headlining show in Harlem, New York’s Apollon Theater February 23, 2019. Kamasi Washington Live at the Apollo Theater now broadcasts exclusively on Amazon PrimeRead More →

A $ 10 million pledge from UCLA alumnus Elizabeth Reiko Kubota Whitney and Kenneth Whitney will support the revitalization of the historic Ralph Freud Playhouse at UCLA School of Drama, Film and Television. Their support will go to building a fascinating 21st century space that will allow students, faculty, staff,Read More →

Highlights include “The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui” and the musical “Hair” The upcoming theater season at UCLA’s School of Theater, Film and Television includes the production of Bertolt Brecht’s “The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui”, the opera “Juana” – a collaboration between Opera UCLA and UCLA’s drama department –Read More →

UCLA TFT students in “Steel Pier”, by John Kander and Fred Ebb, in 2018. LOS ANGELES: The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television’s drama department has announced its 2018-19 main season. Programming will include two works by Paula Vogel, the school’s first distinguished playwright-in-residence of the school’s Hearst TheaterRead More →

Dean Teri Schwartz and Nadja Swarovski were producers of “Waterschool” UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television By appearing on Netflix, the film will be available to more than 130 million people around the world. “Waterschool,” the first feature documentary produced by theRead More →

UCLA’s School of Drama, Film and Television created the Barbara Boyle Promising Producers Award as part of the school’s Producers Program, the school said on Tuesday. Starting in 2016, the award will be presented to a student from the UCLA TFT Producers program presenting on the annual Producers Marketplace duringRead More →