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Find out more about the guy who writes and edits the TRU Weekly Update... my bio, play listing, discography of CD's and how to get 'em, and some nice photos (admittedly a a few years out of date) at www.bobost.com
Theater to Go is celebrating their 20th anniversary of providing interactive comedy theater for private and corporate events, fundraisers and public audiences. Also launching a Developing Artists division with a drama- a production of Roebling: The Story of the Brooklyn Bridge (www.roeblingplay.com)
Check out www.theatertogo.com and drop a line - or "like" us on Facebook.
"We get arts and activism mixed up." ... SALAAM Theatre is a not-for-profit professional multidisciplinary theatre company celebrating South Asian American artistic excellence through creative risk-taking and experimentation that challenges all boundaries, connects all peoples and links all the arts in the spirit of progressive solidarity.
The Producers Club announces the launch of their new website! Check out new photos, rates, upcoming events, and discounts here at the PC at www.producersclub.com
Shadowland is the only non-profit, professional theatre company in Ulster County. We have been producing live theatre for 21 years in Ellenville, New York. Voted BEST IN THE HUDSON VALLEY! Come check us out at www.shadowlandstages.org
Funny... Sheesh is an alternative performance collective and production company that produces original plays, musical improv shows, variety fests and holds classes and workshops for everything regarding the performing arts. Sheesh, why don't you just go to funnysheesh.tripod.com?
Exciting things are happening on Staten Island! Visit Sundog Theatre, a new out-of-borough theater experience at www.sundogtheatre.org
Apotheosis Opera is a new opera company, dedicated to performing fully-staged, large-scale works n English translation. Performs one opera per year, in the summer. For more information, click here.
New Apple Productions is dedicated to aid and promote our members in the visual and performing arts We showcase our members in live performances in venues around the city. Take a bite at New Apple Music and Art Productions
The Xoregos Performing Company does arcane and new plays and dances. It has premiered plays by Oscar Wilde, Rene Magritte, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sarah Bernardt and Jean Cocteau. Repertory dances by Charles Weidman, Ruth St. Denis and Doris Humphrey. Summer 2009, a program of five danced plays. Visit Xoregos.com
Over the river, across the (GW) bridge to Leonia, NJ you go... to the Players' Guild of Leonia for grand community theatre on Grand Avenue! On stages since 1919, PGL's professionals & newbies sharpen their skills in workshops with acting, directing, improvs, new script tryouts, and all aspects of technical and creative stage craft... leoniaplayers.org
NY Artists Unlimited is an exciting multicultural company that tours (mostly free!) professional theatre to under-served & general audiences. For love at first site: Nyartists.org.
Click with the multi-media performance company, Art House Productions ... Creating Performance, Broadcast and Publishing Opportunities for Artists. Based in New Jersey, but you can find them at your fingertips now: www.arthouseproductions.org
Center Stage Community Playhouse, the oldest community theater in the Bronx, over 36 years young, is committed to producing quality affordable theater for adults. Great theater for aspiring actors and designers who love the theater. Find your spot at www.centerstageplayhouse.org
Treehouse Shakers, a dance and theater company offering both adult and children's dance-plays to New York audiences since 1997. And they've just added two additional pages to their great website: "Storytelling" and "Workshops." Shake down the whole tree at www.treehouseshakers.com
Everyone rides Shotgun ... check out a very cool company at a very cool website: Shotgun Productions has definitely got the drive at www.shotgun-productions.org
Go ape for good theater? Gorilla Repertory Theater Company Inc. gives high-quality productions of classical and important dramatic material ... for free. Ben Brantley in The NY Times has called it "a downtown tradition." Founded in 1992 ... www.gorillarep.org
Developing Artists provides young artists with the tools to succeed as working actors, musicians and writers in the theater community — it's a multi-disciplinary conservatory and producing company that develops original theater written, directed, produced and performed by young adults ... find out more at www.developingartists.org
Take a look at the exciting events happening at the Riant: their history, programs, etc. Check out the plays to be performed in 2003, order tickets online, visit their Online Store. The link is http://www.therianttheatre.com
Metropolitan Playhouse is a theater company with an interesting history, and an exciting future. Find out what's happening at www.metropolitanplayhouse.org
TSI/PlayTime is a playground for Playwrights, Directors, and Actors ... a year-round weekly series of theatrical events. Find productions, plus professional workshops, space rental at a great midtown location, opportunities for directors and a lot more at tsiplaytime.blogspot.com
Expand your horizons ... get the latest on Broad Horizons events, readings, productions, and the schedule for The Studio. Visit for up-to-date announcements or to learn more about the history and mission of the company.... www.bhorizons.org
Vision Repertory Company is dedicated to the presentation of original plays based on actual events. From drug addiction to suicidal situations to serious health issues ... get real at visionrep.net
Raw Impressions, Inc. is committed to inspiring artists to be prolific with excellence ... creating opportunities for artists to take risks and work with new collaborators ... premiering work after supporting it through a speedy development process free. Go to www.jadelake.com for updates on all things Raw and Impressionable
Spoon Theater celebrates the collaborative spirit, developing productions pertinent for today's global and rapidly changing world: "We give voice to those who are a part of our world, but whose stories often go untold ... we involve these diverse voices in our play selection, programs and internships, in artistic, production and volunteer staffs, and in our audience." Go to www.spoontheater.org
The Actors Theatre Workshop (ATW) is an award winning non-profit theatre and community center that produces classical and contemporary plays, develops new dramatic works, trains and develops actors, writers and directors while making a difference in the lives of homeless children and the community at large. Find out more at www.actorstheatreworkshop.com
Judith Shakespeare Company, founded in 1995, is committed to bringing Shakespeare's language to life with clarity and vitality, while expanding the presence of women in classical theatre. Check out Shakespeare Unplugged — The History Cycle right now at www.judithshakespeare.org
Hamm & Clov Stage Company produces and nurtures playwrights, musicians, dancers, and media artists from around the world, appearing in a variety of venues around the New York area and abroad. Their primary focus recently has been on original material, produced collaboratively, in both English and Spanish. www.hammandclov.org/
Dedicated to producing theater for an ever-changing community, promoting social awareness, cross-cultural understanding ... check out the tobacco bar theatre company's new website at www.tobaccobar.com
Emerging Artists Theatre Company (EAT) is a playwright based company that produces new works of emerging playwrights. Check 'em out at www.emergingartiststheatre.org
Dedicated to the cross channel exchange of new plays between the UK and US, cross over to Mind the Gap at www.mindthegaptheatre.net/home.html
Discover the classical music of established and emerging theatre composers ... take a trip to The Other Side of Broadway at theothersideofbroadway.net
Dance Lessons in Los Angeles … Avenue56dancestudios is one of the leading dance studios in Los Angeles. The studio offers dance lessons which are taught by experienced and award winning professional dancers in Los Angeles, Orange County and other Southern California areas. Dance on over to www.avenue56dancestudios.com
What's got the Mariana Bekerman Dance Company moving these days? Visit the site and see for yourself ... go to www.mbdancecompany.com.
Dances created for video are featured on Mimi Garrard's web site. Keep coming back for more – they change each month at mimigarrarddance.com
Golden Fleece Ltd., The Composers' Chamber Theatre, founded in 1974, nurtures, develops, commissions, and produces new works by emerging American opera/music theater composers.
See recent work by choreographer Chiara Ajkun, at NY's City Center. Take a thrilling leap right now... click here
For kids of all ages who love musical theater ... TADA! is the place to go in New York City and you can take the child in you on a tour right now at www.tadatheater.com
Jazz / klezmer / avant-garde composer and guitarist looking to collaborate with theater writers and directors. More info and MP3 audio files at www.jonmadof.com
Raw Impressions, Inc. is committed to inspiring artists to be prolific with excellence ... create opportunities for artists to take risks and work with new collaborators ... premiere work after supporting it through a speedy development process. Go to www.jadelake.com
NYC Music Spaces is a FREE online database enabling musicians in all genres to find rehearsal and performance spaces throughout NYC. Search by rental rates, audience capacity, number of musicians, neighborhood. Even tells you if spaces have percussion equipment, piano, recording studios, secure storage.
Check out Millrose Music! "For over twenty years Millrose Music has specialized in music recording, audio production and live cabaret recording. We’ve worked with many high profile performers, directors, composers, producers and companies over the years and are known for our no ego/no attitude disposition. It’s all about service." Get info at www.millrosemusic.com
Classical/pop crossover songstress Phyllis Lynd wants to show you her CD. Some classical songs can be heard on the international page, some CD songs on the CD preview page. Get your Phyl at phyllislynd.com
Sandra Bargman wants you to barge into her new website! And for those who've visited already, she's added new photos, recordings and information. Check it out at www.sandrabargman.com
Looking for some very talented friends? See what's up with Jamie deRoy & friends at jamiederoy.com
Check out playwright Tom McCormack's website, www.tommccormackplays.com. . . . Tom's first full-length play, Endpapers had the largest cumulative audience of any New York Off-Broadway play that year. Check out his website that includes the scripts he's worked on since then.
Head down to Armand's Gumbo for some down-home film, video, and more: armand.ruhlman.com
Jazz Piano artist, vocalist, composer and cabaret artist Tamer Tewfik, MAC Award nominee for 2001 for best song — check him out at TamerTewfik.com.
Award-winning international actress creates her own shows that tour extensively , the USA and other parts of the world in many languages. For theatre residencies and writing workshops, film festivals and rare screenings, future performance bookings, current successes and lots of photos ... visit www.noraarmani.net
Fall for Pratt ... check out Judith Pratt's plays and stay to see if she can do some fundraising or business writing for you. Plays have been done in Boston, NYC, Texas, New Jersey, Omaha, Alaska, and South Africa. Visit www.judithpratt.com
Listen to TRU friends Anya and Robert ... read the latest news about their Shows and Recordings. Plus lots of great Photos. And listen to the new Cast Album of "Greetings From Yorkville" and take a look at the Songbook at www.AnyaRobertMusic.com
Go ahead - laugh your Orloff! The plays of two-time TRU Voices finalist Rich Orloff (and other funny business) await you at www.richorloff.com (It even includes a glimpse inside the playwright's head!)
Say shalom to Shlomoh Sherman, actor, comic and poet! His website contains creative writings, stories, poems, essays. Quicken the pace from slo-mo to Shlomoh at shlomohsherman.com
Just another guy who writes musical comedies ... check out the talents of Noel Katz, including his new musical Area 51, at Noel's Home Page.
Actor and model Lorenzo Scott hopes you consider clicking with him. Get to know him better at http://www.lorenzoscott.net
Get to know the man that even Carol Channing sometimes mistakes for herself. Say hello to one of cabaret's best friends at Richard Skipper's website.
Discover the "Positive Influence" of singer-songwriter Bonnie Lee Sanders, winner of a Bistro and a MAC Award, and a two-time MAC nominee. See what she's been up to, and what she's planning, at www.wizzdom.net/bonnie_lee.htm
20 musicals and 10 screenplays that need a home. Sidney sure writes up a storm! See his work (and consider adoption) at www.SidneyGoldbergWriter.com
Will nothing stop this woman? Elisa DeCarlo has her own website including pictures of her Midtown International Theatre Festival hit Cervix with a Smile, which also played the San Francisco Fringe. Go to elisadecarlo.com.
Inspired by a 2001 TRU marketing meeting, TRU member (and stage director) Mark Steven Robinson has decided to finally get himself a web site! Check out: www.MarkRobinson.net
If you like a satirical, topical singer/songwriter like Tom Lehrer or Christine Lavin, you'll want to discover Rachel Stone! Showcase yourself at her bi-monthly midtown Community Cabaret, have her write custom songs for your event ... Rachel Stone's Soundlclick
Discover the funny breezy style of writer M.M. Devoe, check out her Q&A page for a sense of her fresh approach to fiction and non-fiction writing. Hey, TRU knew her when she was doing PR for theater folk like us. See what she's up to, and what awards she's winning, at www.mmdevoe.com
Anyone who's looking for a director or playwright, take a peep at Tom.. Including info about his current production of Romeo & Juliet at the Princeton Rep Shakespeare Festival: meet Tom Rowan at www.tomrowan.net
Wanna see insult comedy at its best? Check out Lisa Lampanelli, Comedy's Lovable Queen of Mean, at www.InsultComic.com. You never know what she'll say next!!
See what one of cabaret's sprightliest redheads is up to these days ... link up with Gerta Grunen at gertagrunen.com
Laugh at Justice ... funny guy Todd Justice, that is. He's taking his Texas attitude on a cross-country. Check the schedule, hear and see funny clips at www.ToddJustice.com
Great new songs for future shows, guest appearances, or recording projects ... Karen's waiting to make music for you at KarenBenedettoSongs.com
Playwright, actor, director Daniel Guyton ... pretty entertaining website that has a lot of other links for you as well. Come check him out at www.danguyton.com
Award-winning Cabaret Artist/Actress Vickie Phillips offers a discount to TRU Members whenever she's in town. Catch her "Musical Journey" with the songs of Brel ... for bio and reviews click Vickie's new webpage
Follow this New York actress as she soars through her performing career, a complete bio and resume, her continuously updated News page, an upcoming reel, and... what's this about Gary Busey?? Be the first to know what Jeanette's up to next at www.jeanettebonner.com
Her successful solo show "not a nice girl" has helped create a following for this teacher/director/actor/writer. With NYC workshops in acting, writing, solo show and standup comedy, Cheryl King covers all the performance bases, and also artistic directs the NY Solo Play Lab. Find the queen of Kings at www.cherylkingproductions.com
Looking for a play? Highly theatrical - magical - highs, lows and laughs - for full-lengths, 10-minute gems, and in between. Check out Robin Rice Lichtig - click here
Looking for that perfect monologue, scene, or original play? Award-winning Los Angeles playwright Kelly Younger has plays available for scene study, auditions, competitions, festivals, and productions. Visit www.KellyYounger.net and register for his mailing list.
Meet Jason J. Deburgo: actor/ singer/ model/ voiceovers/ networker extraordinaire ... see photos and reel, hear songs, check out his chat forum and hook up with his entertainment industry links for all entertainers at http://www.jasonj.biz
Bridging the gap between jazz and pop, with a wee bit of Broadway and a whole lot of rock, singer/actress Beth Lane, whose CD Lies of Handsome Men is selling nationwide, will sing straight to your heart. Her acting chops are pretty spicy, too! Check out the CD at www.cdbaby.com/bethlane
Hear Dennis Livingston's cabaret & theater songs, view lyrics, request sheet music & utilize the extensive links at this "first-stop portal to the cabaret world." ... click Dennis Livingston
A website has Bloomed ... check musical theater writer Charles Bloom's site, including work from five different scores, cabaret/revue material, parodies, notification of upcoming events and more on the way. Link up with this former TRU Voices finalist at www.charlesbloomusic.com
Jennifer Jiles tells all in her solo show Kicking and Screaming ... "Only a Rockette can tell you what goes on BEHIND the kickline!" Get your kicks at www.jenniferjiles.com
Upstate playwright takes on Manhattan! Prize-winning, published, and visits the city on a regular basis ... always looking for good talent (playwrights, directors and actors) to work with at festivals such as the Riant Strawberry and the Samuel French, or to network with while developing other new works... Jay D. Hanagan at www.jayhanagan.com
NYC actress Amy Hoerler: credits in movies and tv are numerous, including major film and tv shows and a bunch of student and indie films. Also an active member of a)LoStCrEaTiVe Theatre Company. Visit www.amyhoerler.com
Actress, singer, model with really cool flash site — lots of great shots and info, plus a few song clips. Meet Maura M. Knowles at www.mauramknowles.com
Check out 'BESSIE' Award winner Lawrence Goldhuber's work at www.goldhuber.com You won't be sorry!
Playwright Stacey Lane's scripts have been seen at over 150 theatres from coast to coast and are published with Playscripts, Inc., Smith and Kraus, Manhattan Theatre Source, San Luis Obispo Little Theatre, and Scene4 Magazine. For plays for professional, community, and youth productions www.StaceyLaneInk.com
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Theater to Go is celebrating their 20th anniversary of providing interactive comedy theater for private and corporate events, fundraisers and public audiences. Also launching a Developing Artists division with a production of Roebling: The Story of the Brooklyn Bridge - see www.theatertogo.com
"You're only young once, but the music lasts forever." Check out TRU friend Roy O'Neil's award-winning musical Eddie and The Palaceades
Three faiths, 14 actor/dancers, 8 musicians ... Same Difference, an arts/media/education project for healing multicultural tensions. Learn more at www.samedifference.org
Summer 2014 free-for-all ... The Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Theater in NYC gives you a thorough look at affordable ways to spend your time, but not your money. Check it out - Click here!
Tourettaville ... an award winning musical... and a lesson in kindness. June Ospa's musical about her son's Tourette's Syndrome received a Very Special Arts 2000 Award from Kennedy Center judges Fred Zollo, Jack Hoffsiss, Marlee Matlin, Wendy Wasserstein. See more at here.
Just what did Cheryl King and John Jerome discuss in Arturo's Window? She has shaped a somewhat fictionalized version of John's notorious story into a play co-written with Rod Menzies, and John Mercurio has contributed 9 original songs. Satisfy your curiosity and take a peek into www.arturoswindow.xbuild.com
Light From Darkness Grows ... a serialized historical drama with music. Winner of the NFCB Golden Reel Award for best radio drama and the 2003 Gracie Allen Award. Starring Harry Lennix & Lisa Gay Hamilton - Narrated by Phylicia Rashad! Go to www.whatlight.com
Check out Rich Orloff's trio of one-act comedies,Incredible Sex,, published by Playscripts, Inc.! The three comic tales of love and lust await you at playscripts.com
Award-winning multi-media one-woman show, Love Arm'd: Aphra Behn & Her Pen from Love Arm'd Productions, also offering workshops in everything from Voice & Diction to Restoration Acting: www.lovearmd.com
Sixteen British musical theatre stars get a little crazy in Weird & Wonderful, a CD of comic songs by the UK's new master of the genre, Alexander S. Bermange. Read a bit about this balmy Brit at www.bermange.co.uk
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Harpo Marx meets Joseph Stalin--it nearly happened! Find out all about it in Bernard Besserglik's musical, A Night in the Kremlin: a political parable told in the manner of a Marx Brothers movie. Check out this musical comedy at a-night-in-the-kremlin.com. Script, CD and DVD available.
Created in 1996, Barewalls sells posters and prints online. Their vast collection contains artwork from thousands of famous photographers and painters for your key art, postcards, posters and set design. Visit Barewalls
Ticketleap is a powerful, easy-to-use online ticketing platform designed to make creating events and selling tickets faster than ever. As a ticket buyer, you can see who else is attending events through social media feeds and let the world know where you're going. click here
Makeup Artist Edu, a dedicated resource for aspiring and existing makeup artisans. Website includes experience requirements, job duties, and salary expectations that will help individuals in career advancement. Come face to face with a great resource: click here
Score big! There are a lot of places to get Broadway tickets. But there is only one place where you can get savings on every ticket, to all the best shows, every day. Browse and search for your favorite types of broadway and theater shows on scorebig, a ticketmaster affiliate.
Online ticketing service that's FREE? Yup, and it has more features than the others that charge more! It's your ticket to fairer ticketing practices — go to www.BrownPaperTickets.com
New York Broadway Tours is a musical theatre experience you will never forget. It's like a walking, talking, singing Broadway show. Your tour guides are gifted singer/actors and they have a passion for sharing their love of the stage and the city with you! Great for kids of all ages – a musical theatre experience you'll never forget: click here to book today!
Entertainment-Link.com, providing Broadway show audience reviews, and independent, objective, and comprehensive information that allows users to get the best seats, best prices, and the best service on Broadway tickets and more.
New York Show Tickets provides Discount Broadway ticket offers to all current Broadway shows in New York City. The discount ticket prices are always below the retail price and they offer a guarantee that you will never find a lower price on Broadway Tickets. The offers are often good three months out, and it beats standing out in the weather at the TKTS stand! Go to www.nytix.com
The New York Foundation of the Arts Jobs in the Arts is a national online listing of classifieds for creative professionals. Galleries, museums, theaters, universities, and arts organizations alike have all turned to NYFA to fill important positions. 100 new listings are posted each week. Post for $25/week with no character limit, and discounts start after 2 weeks. Click here!
Boo! Wanna scare up some cool costumes for Halloween, or your next theater event? Buy Costumes provides affordable costumes and equipment for those interested in theater or simply interested in dressing up for the fun of it. Our quality products range from zombie/vampire, to decade based attire and fan fiction. Click here.
Play dress up... or dress up your play. One of the biggest selections of popular Halloween costumes available on the internet plus costumes for every other occasion. A costume for every holiday and every time of the year: Mardi Gras to Easter Bunny, a professional Santa Suit or a 4th of July patriotic costumes. All sizes. Click here for a clothes encounter of the fun kind.
Affordable costumes for any occasion. Producing Pirates of Penzance or Hair or Julius Caesar? You'll need the right costumes to set the period. Costume SuperCenter has a huge selection of era-appropriate garb, plus almost any other costumes under the sun, for use in theatrical productions (and cast parties). Dress your show for success at www.costumesupercenter.com
IPR License helps you adapt! Discover the new platform on which you can scour the globe in a few clicks to find the best new work for adaptation. Not only that, but you can acquire the rights in a few more clicks. For details, see www.iprlicense.com.
The Producer-Friendly Playwriting Guide developed in the Practical Playwriting Workshop is now available on Diana Amsterdam's website, and it is FREE and easy to download. Click here for the write stuff!
Useful website for playwrights ... Join a group of writers, actors and others who develop new work for the stage and other media. Check out NYCplaywrights at nycp.blogspot.com.
The Field, a performing artists resource organization — some of the best creative and support programs around for individual artists! Take a field trip to www.thefield.org and find out how they can help you.
United Stages is your audience-building connection, providing affordable professional play programs that offer audiences easily accessible information on live performance and make it fun to enjoy the enormous variety of shows that are happening in New York City and beyond. Stay tuned as they broaden their range of audience development, marketing, and public relations services ... www.unitedstages.com
Sing out the news, buddy: the industry's most important new listing service for cabaret as well as theater, music, dance, and other vital areas of the performing arts. Free listings and free streaming video to help you promote your upcoming show at www.StageBuddy.com
Summer free-for-all ... The Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Theater in NYC gives you a thorough look at affordable ways to spend your time, but not your money. Check it out - Click here!
Head's up for headshots: Meredith Collins has worked on both coasts and on both sides of the camera, so she understands the challenges of this business and what it takes to get a great headshot! Love your pix or we shoot again! Visit www.meredithcollinsphotography.com
Theatre Development Fund has a new website! The New York-based not-for-profit performing arts service organization which in the last year alone filled more than 2.3 million theatre seats and returned $70 million to hundreds of Broadway, Off Broadway, off-Off Broadway, music and dance productions, has just launched a complete redesign of its Web site, www.tdf.org
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Picture this! Foto Stock Photography and Stock Footage allows users to search through millions of photos and hundreds of thousands of video clips in one place. Get more info at www.fotosearch.com
Sign up for your FREE subscription to Stage Directions, the ONLY independently published journal devoted to technical theatre. From backstage to box office, STAGE DIRECTIONS is filled with the information you need to stay on top of the latest productions and how they were produced. Go to www.stage-directions.com/subscribe
Need a REHEARSAL SPACE? AUDITION SPACE? PERFORMANCE SPACE? Use nyc.spacefinder.org to easily find suitable spaces for all your needs. Rental rates, space sizes, details about spaces' amenities, locations (including maps), and contact information -- everything you need to save valuable time and money when searching for suitable theatrical space! www.nyc.spacefinder.org
The first official George S. Kaufman website provides background on Kaufman and his major works, to alert theater companies and producers to a wide variety of classic comic plays and musicals that might find a happy home at your theater or university. Essential to theater scholars, students, fans of Broadway history, and anyone interested in some good laughs: www.georgeskaufman.com
Visit and join Europe's largest interactive online cultural community... new website and community dedicated to European arts and culture, in five languages: English, French, German, Polish and Spanish. Artists, managers, curators, producers and directors - visit and make use of this dynamic and comprehensive new resource at LabforCulture.org
America's Leading Resource For Comedians, Humorists and Emcees ... ComediansUsa books celebrity comedians, political humorists and satirists, impressionists, emcees, stand up comedians, jugglers, hypnotists, imposters, impressionists, magical comedians for corporate and special events worldwide. Get all the funny business at http://www.comediansusa.com
Need an outside eye on your new musical? Elizabeth Lucas, founding producer of the New York Musical Theatre Festival and a director of new musicals, provides written evaluations and personal consultations for musical theater scripts at any stage of development. Find out about her at www.elizabethlucas.com
Looking for a triple threat brunette with Broadway credits? Find him or her online, anytime, day or night. Go to TALENTsearch at ShakespeareMailing.com. To search for talent free, use password "okActor". YES, IT’S FREE!
Aiming to eventually be the best resource for practical information and advice about technical theatre techniques for theatre folk at any level ... www.theatrecrafts.com
Susan L. Schulman/Publicity has a new website ... fast and easy access on their range of publicity and marketing services, plus a special section devoted to current clients, designed so media outlets can instantly download bios, head shots, press releases, interviews and features. Go to www.schulmanpublicity.com
Legal website worth looking into ... they charge only the government filing fee, plus taxes, and a small commission. Services: Incorporation, LLCs, Trademarks, Copyrights, Divorce, Wills, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Living Trust, Prenuptials, U.S. Citizenship, Name Change, and More. Go to www.legalzoom.com
The UK Theatre Network provides news, reviews, interviews, tickets and opportunities for people working in the world of theatre. Created and edited by actor, Douglas McFarlane, it includes featured actors, member profiles, theatre jobs, theatre sites, news, what's on facilities, ticket offers, and discussion forums (for which free registration is required). Reach across the ocean with a click to www.uktheatre.net/
The complete online guide to musical theater auditions & performances, including a comprehensive list of musicals with cast breakdowns and storylines and guides for directors and choreographers. Plus an e-store of theater-related merch, all at www.musicaltheatreaudition.net
Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas (LMDA) is an international network dedicated to affirming the role of the dramaturg, to expanding the possibilities of the field to other media and institutions, and to cultivating, developing and promoting the function of dramaturgy and literary management. Learn more at www.lmda.org
Wing it on the web ... view ATW interviews with theater greats. 30 past (2001-2002) American Theater Wing panel discussions with major theater artists from Edward Albee to Hal Prince and many more about Careers In Theater. Now they can be seen again at www.americantheatrewing.org
Kevin has designs on you ... scenic design, lighting design, graphic design, web site design. Check out his very impressive on line portfolio at http://klad.com
Small producer-writer production company also "produces" websites, consulting for design, posting your site and many other content topics to promote YOU. Services ala cart and TRU gets a discount. Visit BestFriendsProductions.com
Visit Smith and Kraus Publishing's S&K Café: Where Life Meets Theater, at www.smithandkraus.com! See their bestsellers, new releases, featured titles; keep up with special events, book signings, performances, classes, and more; find a monologue; and much, much more!
Audio and Video services, with special rates for TRU readers! Taping, editing, CD/DVD burning and a whole slew of tech services at reasonable rates, in as convenient midtown location. Go All Digital, and hear samples of work at www.shereesano.com
Website for international artists... quite simply the largest and most well-researched database of international theatre festivals. It provides multi-faceted content on festivals to deepen audiences' understanding and appreciation of performances. See the world at www.KadmusArts.com
X-treme Art for the X-treme border-crosser... "the most original contemporary Latino arts site around." New cyber-art and performance projects, including the controversial “Chica-Iranian Project” ... details on how to apply to Summer Performance workshops in Oaxaca, Mexico... photo-portfolios, films and audio art, techno-poetica, and more… http://www.POCHANOSTRA.com
The Guerrilla Girls On Tour Network for Women In Theatre is an email listserve for women theatre artists in the following categories: directors, producers, writers, stage managers, designers and women in all aspects of production. To create a forum where women can network, post job opportunities and share resources and ideas. To join click here
Free service to all filmmakers and production companies: post any current or future cast or crew calls at www.haydenfilms.com to gain additional world wide exposure to your audience. Crew Database is expanding each day with talented filmmakers throughout the world.
Photographer Ben Strothmann has been chronicling the events of Ars Nova, the King Kong Room, Makor, Town Hall, the West Bank Cafe ... his photos have appeared in the Daily News, Playbill, "The Leading Men", "Diva Talk", Broadway.com, Genre and Next Magazines. And he offers a TRU discount! Make your own snap judgment at www.benstrothmann.com
Sound designer and audio engineer whose site is host of the Theatre-sound Mailing List manufacturers links page (hundreds of links to manufacturers of sound equipment used in the theater), plus articles on audio related subjects ... Robert Auld at auldworks.com
Robin Rothstein has initiated and hosts a new podcast, "Balancing Acts: Surviving and Thriving in the Theater:" check it out at www.theroad101.wordpress.com
Listen to Hamilton Dramaturgy's TheatreNow! Podcast series on important American female theater artists at hamiltondramaturgy.wordpress.com
What’s going on out there? For an interesting blog posting on touring shows, go to theroad101.com
Scriptologist Blogs, the screenwriting magazine's blog network for aspiring filmmakers. The network gives talented filmmakers and screenwriters a suite of collaborative Web-authoring tools that can help them break into the film industry. Click here for the blog
Go where theater pros talk the talk ... click here to check out the Theatre Talk site and tune into the views and interviews.
Ken Davenport, producer of Altar Boyz and My First Time (and TRU mentor), writes a daily blog ... a great opportunity to ask questions about the industry and learn the inside scoop on producing theater and what happens behind the curtain. Visit TheProducersPerspective.com
Tune into The Riant TV (TRTV) blog... providing a nurturing environment to develop new projects and showcase artists on the internet via streaming videos. Visit therianttheatre.com/video
Tune into the business at Podcast Everything Acting... In each episode you will hear tips and information from legitimate industry insiders: casting directors, agents, producers and directors will offer insights on pictures, resumes, auditions, reels, and what happens when you get the job. Get inspiration from real life audition stories – go to everythingactingpodcast.com
New kid on the blog: The Feminist Spectator ruminates on theatre, performance, film, and TV, focusing on gender, sexuality, race, other identities and overlaps, and our common humanity. It addresses how the arts shape and reflect our lives. Blog on at feministspectator.blogspot.com
Putting a little Pizzazz into the theater scene: TheaterPizzazz features Broadway, off Broadway Reviews and News, Film, Music, KidStuff, Celebrity Interviews and more. Read the latest news & reviews written by discerning professionals a www.TheaterPizzazz.com
From stage to (web)page: new website resource for theater enthusiasts, theater professionals and people currently training in the theater arts - a range of articles, news and resources for anyone interested in the theatre is waiting for you to read at lifeinthetheatre.com
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Savvy site for actors ... Work smarter, not harder, and build your acting business with marketing, branding and business principles that guarantee success! Sign up for our FREE monthly newsletter full of insights, tips, and discounts on the business of acting. www.TheSavvyActor.com
Improve your skills in acting. DailyActor gives you free news, interviews & advice from working actors. Click here.
Actorscomfort Company is a popular bi-weekly newsletter providing free castings, career resources, tech tips, and NYC/LA affordable housing information to actors worldwide! Find comfort at www.actorscomfort.strikingly.com
New Apple Productions supports and promotes the visual and performing arts in NYC... produces and promotes members shows and offers classes in acting and singing at discount to members... www.newappleproductions.com
PerformerNation is an exciting, FREE monthly email newsletter. PerformerNation is read by over 15,000 active performers and other industry professionals (agents, managers, casting directors, etc.)! Every issue is packed with Performing Articles, Product Reviews, Career Tips-n-Hints, User Spotlights, Special Offers and much, much more! www.PerformerNation.com
Holdon Log, Performer Organizational Tools that help you log track and manage your career details in a simply yet effective manner! www.HoldonLog.com
NYC Performing Arts Spaces is the starting place for all your space needs. This free website resource list over 1,500 NYC spaces suitable for music, theatre, and dance performances and rehearsals, as well as literary readings, auditions, film and photo shoots, special events and parties. www.nycPASpaces.org
Check out interview with NYCCasting guy Jagger Kaye plus lots of other articles of interest for actors, at www.actorslife.com
Want to learn "How to Make a Living on the Road"? Tired of chanting for success? How about Channing for success? Award winning performer Richard Skipper ("An Evening with Carol Channing") now offers one-on-one consultations and a series of workshops. Find out more at www.richardskipper.com
Focus on the business side of your career . . . one-on-one coaching service, The Actors' Enterprise includes consulting in marketing, business goals, and audition skills; check them out at www.theactorsenterprise.org
PerformerTrack: Log, Track and Manage your career details online so you can access them anytime, anywhere. From the makers of ActorTrack! www.PerformerTrack.com
Leave your Day job. Follow your Dreams. Find out how at Sean P Bennett's website
The award winning Simon Studio is celebrating their 25th anniversary of training and developing professional actors, writers, directors and producers. Find out how to join them at www.simonstudio.com
Coaching singers and non-singers in the art of the musical theatre audition ... 10% discount offered to TRU members! Beth Lane uses clairvoyant vision work, along with the brass tacks of technique, to make coaching with her a TRUly empowering experience: www.bethlane.com
Monologue/Audition instruction by Glenn Alterman, author of 15 best selling theater books, including "Creating Your Own Monologue" and most recently, "New York Actor-Making It In New York. Alterman has helped thousands win auditions."
Need help with your acting career? Get A FREE Marketing Tip sent directly to your email inbox every Monday Morning. Sign up at www.theactorsmarket.com
Top UK/USA acting coach has been the main acting teacher at Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts since 1993 teaching Stanislawski technique combined with British discipline and fine attention to detail while working on text. Worked with Jon Voight, Matthew Modine and Courtney Love, works both sides of the Atlantic offering private coaching. Meet Dee Cannon at www.deecannon.com
FREE Monthly Newsletter for actors: Work It! Tips for Workin' Your Acting Career and Your Life! Sign up at www.OrganizedActor.com
Scene Interactive provides a suite of multimedia tools to streamline the casting process, including video monologues, demo reels, headshots, and digitized resumes for the dedicated actor and dancer. Interact with them now at www.sceneinteractive.com
Publicity photography and why you can't afford to pass up this TRU discount! Ellis Gaskell's website addresses the opportunities of using photography for show publicity work vs. line art. TRU members get an extra $50 discount off: www.ellisgaskell.com
Life and career coach for artists, Sandra Daley enjoys working with men and women who want to redefine their lives and careers and are ready to take risks. For more info: www.sandradaley.com
Head's up for headshots: Meredith Collins has worked on both coasts and on both sides of the camera, so she understands the challenges of this business and what it takes to get a great headshot! Love your pix or we shoot again! Visit meredithcollinsphotography.com
Looking for that perfect monologue, scene, or original play? Award-winning Los Angeles playwright Kelly Younger has just launched a new website featuring plays available for scene study, auditions, competitions, festivals, and productions. Visit www.KellyYounger.net and register for his mailing list.
The Smalls is a showcase for short films and music. The site aims to create an opportunity for filmmakers and musicians to get their work commissioned. Upload and watch short films. Network with the film industry. Check them out at www.thesmalls.com
Hunt down this Celebrity Autographs site. . . . Bid on authentic celebrity autographs from your favorite TV, movie, music and model idols at Autograph Store. Have a famous time at autographstore.com
Personal training for New Yorkers, TRU-ly discounted... workouts in homes, apartments, offices, and in gyms that allow trainers to visit. Achieve your weight loss, fitness, and nutritional goals by visiting kmjfitness.com. 10% Personal Training discount for TRU members.
Get down to the business of being funny, eh: Canadian standup comedians, live comic acts, and the funniest stage acts you've ever seen, at www.funnybusiness.ca
Theatrical Photography by Mark Wyville: Hundreds of plays, famous actors, and over twenty years' experience shooting on location in the theater. Based in the New York/Metro area. View samples of his work at wyville.us/theater/index.html
The Shakespeare in American Life website ... Check out the puzzles and mazes in "Just for Kids" and the "Familiar Faces" gallery in Stage & Screen. "Staging Shakespeare" audio clips are favorites. And lots more! Just go to www.shakespeareinamericanlife.org
He's been booked. Now read the book... Walter T. Shaw, author of A License To Steal (available at Barnes and Noble, Borders and Amazon.com), chronicles the saga of his father, probably one of the most important inventors of our time, who was ripped off by corporate America and the mafia, and how this drove Walter himself to become one of the country’s most famous jewel thieves. A License To Steal is a story of redemption and will soon be made into a motion picture. For More information on Walter, steal on over to transmediagroup.com/alicensetosteal.php
Previews and reviews and a limited amount of news about theatre in Vancouver... photos, links, and an archive of all the shows reviewed since the site opened. Jerry Wasserman is an actor, Professor of English and Theatre at UBC, editor of Modern Canadian Plays... www.vancouverplays.com
Comprised of dramaturgs, literary managers, and other like-minded artists, Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas (LMDA) is an international network dedicated to affirming the role of the dramaturg. Learn more at www.lmda.org
The Russian American Cultural Center (RACC) provides NYC with the foremost Russian Cultural events. From film screenings to large-scale art exhibitions, RACC represents the best of Russian culture and attracts people from all over the Tri-State area. Rush on over to www.russianamericanculture.com
In an extraordinary city, why would you want an ordinary tour guide? Don't just see New York...swallow it, savor it, soak it up ... but first take a tour of Jane Marx at www.nytourgoddess.com
Walk the streets of the Great White Way with music from the shows and behind-the-scenes stories from the stars themselves! This self-guided audio tour is fun for your out-of-town friends, or even for you ... read more about it at www.walkinbroadway.com
For a somewhat haphazard and pronouncedly idiosyncratic sharing of matters cultural, including film and theater reviews by TRU member Sue Horowitz, check out the pickings at www.culturevulture.net
If you make your living making films (or hope to), you'll want to know about The Film Budgeting Group. It's the only group on Yahoo that's devoted exclusively to the craft of making budgets: click here
Readers' Digest now has a page dedicated to ways to save money during this tough economic crisis. We could all use some of those! Check it out at www.rd.com/ways-to-save-money/.
Lodestar Quarterly, an online journal of the finest gay, lesbian, and queer literature ... currently featuring Vessels by TRU reader Kay Yaged (see link at bottom of left column) at http://www.lodestarquarterly.com/
Paint a happy childhood! Art is the best way to help stimulate a young mind. Find all the resources you need to help make that happen at www.bettertextures.com and www.arteducators.org