William Friedkin and Jon Voight will be presenters at the Intl. Documentary Assn.’s 12th annual Oscar reception Thursday at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.The event honors this year’s Academy Award nominees in documentary categories.
* * *Producer Linda Kelly moderates a post-production panel discussion at 6:30 tonight at Raleigh Studios in Hollywood. Information: (213) 462-7252.
* * *The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical “Sunset Boulevard” has skedded a matinee April 27 to benefit the Actors Fund. Tickets ($ 25-$ 65) are available at the Shubert Theater box office or by phone at (800) 447-7400.
* * *Stephanie Zimbalist, Shanna Reed and Kathleen Noone will star in “The Crimson Thread,” a new play by Mary Hanes that begins previews May 5 at Seven Angels Theater in Waterbury, Conn. Dan Lauria will direct and Peter Gatien, who recently was exec producer of the pic “A Bronx Tale,” produces along with Reed. It’s in for a three-week run.
* * *Advanstar Expositions will present Showbiz Expo Europe Sept. 24-26 at the M.O.C. Exhibition Centre in Munich. Organizers expect about 100 exhibitors to take part.