The theater industry has had a lot of numbers thrown at it recently, and all of them seem to suggest live attendance is on the wane.
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George Lucas joined with playwright Tony Kushner, director-writer Elaine May and musician Herb Alpert at the White House on Wednesday as President Obama awarded them with National Medals of the Arts…
Performers including Bruce Springsteen, Jay Z and Ricky Martin appeared for President Obama, and Kid Rock and Meat Loaf stumped for Mitt Romney in the final day of the 2012 presidential race on…
With Mitt Romney now the official Republican presidential nominee, the question for Hollywood is what a Romney presidency would mean for showbiz.
Outlining a number of areas in which he would cut from the federal budget, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney told Fortune magazine that he would eliminate federal funding for PBS, the…
Sobering docu describes the involuntary servitude of African-Americans that continued long past the Emancipation Proclamation.
Veteran documentary editor, producer and director Sam Pollard has seen a lot during his 30 years in the business, but what happened in Centreville, Ala., in March, while filming his latest doc…
An arts community that's solidly enamored with the Obama administration -- except regarding one key point -- will descend on Washington today for the 22nd annual Arts Advocacy Day to promote policies…
Nancy Reagan had Halston. Hillary Clinton had health care. For Laura Bush, it could well be the arts. Quietly, the word has been spreading among entertainment and arts circles that the Lone Star…
Early indications point toward a fast-track treatment of this year's reauthorization for the National Endowment for the Arts, sources said Friday.
Stephen Harvey, 43, associate curator in the Dept. of Film at the Museum of Modern Art, died Jan. 1 in New York of pneumonia and AIDS-related complications.