Broadway Strike is OverThe NYC Stagehands Strike is over and many Broadway shows are open again.
Midwest Independent Film Festival December 4thThe Midwest Independent Film Festival takes place Tuesday, December 4th at 6 p.m. at the Landmark Century Centre Cinema, 2828 North Clark Street [Google Map].
Day Job: Marketing Director needed by Theatre BuildingTheatre Building Chicago seeks a full time Marketing Director to promote the theatre’s programs, advise on IT and data base integration, create promotional materials including website and email communications; liaison with client theatres; liaison with sponsorship and fund raising activities. Candidate needs strong oral and written communication skills, experience in public relations practices, competence with Mac-based computer environment, ability to juggle multiple projects on deadline, and ability to work collaboratively. Salary range in upper twenties commensurate with experience. Medical/Dental/Vacation/Flex-time benefits.This is all I know about this; caveat actor.
For Complete Details, visit: http://www.theatrebuildingchicago.org/staff.php
Send resume to Joan Mazzonelli, Theatre Building Chicago, 1225 West Belmont, Chicago, IL 60657; email@example.com; fax 773-327-1404; 773-929-7367 x 221
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NYC Stagehands on StrikeIATSE Local 1, the union of New York stagehands, went on strike yesterday.
Tim O. DocumentaryActor-Writer Tim O'Malley attempts to laugh at his past, his alcoholism, drug addiction and recovery (rated R, NSFW).
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WGA on StrikeThe strike started today, let's hope a new contract happens soon.
Chicago and ComedyComedy Speaks(from Chicago History Museum).
Tuesday, November 6, 6:30 p.m.
Join NPR’s Scott Simon as he hosts a conversation with Chicago comedy legends Mike Hagerty, Tim Kazurinsky, Richard Kind, Mick Napier, Andrew Alexander, and Susan Messing.
Cost: $12; $10 members
Tuesday Night Live with The Second City
Tuesday, November 13, 6:30 p.m.
Former Saturday Night Live stars, Tim Meadows and Rachel Dratch talk about their beginnings in Chicago, as well as the Second City and Saturday Night Live connection. Tim and Rachel will conclude the evening by joining members of the Second City ensemble for some live comedy sketches and improv with audience participation.
Cost: $12; $10 members
WGA Will Strike, MaybeThe Writers Guild of America is going to strike (according to AP) [Update 1:47 AM PT: they are not actually on strike yet]. More info on my LA acting blog.