The Brooklyn Academy of Music has received a $5 million pledge from the Howard Gilman Foundation, BAM prexy Harvey Lichtenstein and exec VP Karen Brooks Hopkins announced Tuesday.
There was bad news and good news on Broadway last week: Though B.O. was down from the previous week to land at $11,434,119, the drop of $132,155 was relatively modest after the prior week's $829,341…
Leslie Uggams will chair the sixth biennial National Black Theater Festival, to be held Aug. 2-7 in Winston-Salem, N.C. More than 35,000 attendees are expected at the event, which is celebrating its…
Nicole Ungerman will assume the post of senior VP of business affairs at UPN, the netlet announced Thursday. She succeeds Layne Britton, who ankled UPN earlier this year. The promotion had been…
Late TV exec John A. Reisenbach is being honored with the establishment of a Manhattan charter school to open this fall in his name.
Polish-born scribe Janusz Glowacki has won Nantucket Film Fest's Tony Cox Award for his script "Hairdo." The fest, which runs through Saturday, spotlights the art of the screenplay.
Sarah Wilby has been upped to senior VP of international publicity at Miramax Intl., it was announced Wednesday. She will report to Rick Sands, chairman of worldwide distribution, and to Steve Klain…
Licensing firm Harvey Entertainment announced Wednesday a joint venture with manufacturer Azteca Production Intl. to produce a teen-targeted sportswear line using the "Hot Stuff" name.