Posts tagged with ‘theater’

This Year’s War on Christmas

It’s begun. By “it’s” we mean Fox News’ annual coverage of it.

Via Talking Points Memo.

News Scandals are Theatrical →

Via Journalism.co.uk:

The “current crisis” engulfing UK newspaper journalism has inspired a new fast-turnaround theatre production that will launch in Glasgow at the end of April.

The National Theatre of Scotland and the London Review of Books have teamed up to produce Enquirer, which will be performed in an empty floor of an office block in Glasgow’s digital media quarter at Pacific Quay, before moving to London later in the year.

It is based on more than 50 interviews with people working in the newspaper industry - from reporters to printers and newsagents - conducted by journalists Paul Flynn, Deborah Orr and Ruth Wishart.

The transcripts from the interviews will be edited into a script, and the project will be updated throughout the rehearsal and performance period to reflect the current state of events in the phone hacking story and the Leveson inquiry.

Looking for ways to spend $50 million on a Spidey musical?
Here’s how the current Turn off the Dark producers divvied up their loot.
Via The Atlantic.
Click through for the dollar breakdown.

Looking for ways to spend $50 million on a Spidey musical?

Here’s how the current Turn off the Dark producers divvied up their loot.

Via The Atlantic.

Click through for the dollar breakdown.