New selection process for Kennedy Center Honors is announced

  • May 20th, 2013

The Kennedy Center announced Thursday revisions to the selection process for the annual Kennedy Center Honors after a seven-month internal review of how artists are chosen for the annual awards ceremony. The Kennedy Center hopes to bring greater transparency to a selection process that has been largely opaque in past years. Last year, some national…

Join Washington National Opera for M&M’S® Opera in the Outfield at Nationals Park!

  • May 9th, 2013

This is a “First” !!!  The live broadcast will be shown on the jumbotron that usually serves as a scoreboard during a game.  The Captioning will be showing right up there on the jumbotron!!!!!! You’ll be able to see it from any seat in the stadium or in the outfield (where many people sit to…

Regal is having nearly 6,000 screens equipped this month with closed-captioning glasses developed by Sony.

  • May 8th, 2013

By Richard Verrier, Los Angeles Times Raymond Smith Jr. has been trying for nearly two decades to make the movie industry listen to the needs of the deaf and hard of hearing. This month, the senior executive at Regal Entertainment Group will come closer to his goal. His company, the nation’s largest theater chain, will…

Introducing the RESIDENT THEATER PROGRAM at Victory Gardens

  • May 8th, 2013

For the last 38 years, Victory Gardens has worked to become an artistic home for Chicago’s diverse communities. Whether cultivating new voices (Ignition Festival, Playwright’s Ensemble) or developing public programming to reach new audiences (Dig Deeper, Access Project, Fresh Squeezed), we aspire to represent and dialogue with the city’s population through its stage. Through the Resident…

Inclusion in the Arts is Proud to Co-Present “AKA: Doc Pomus” at ReelAbilities Film Festival

  • March 7th, 2013

Tuesday, March 12 @ 7pm Closing night film and party The JCC in Manhattan 334 Amsterdam Ave. at 76th St AS PART OF THE 5TH ANNUAL REELABILITIES: NY DISABILITIES FILM FESTIVAL “AKA DOC POMUS” Paralyzed with polio as a child, Jerome Felder renamed himself Doc Pomus, reinventing himself first as a blues singer and then…

La Jolla Playhouse still seeking artists for upcoming production of “Side Show”

  • February 27th, 2013

THE REVIVAL OF SIDE SHOW Directed by BILL CONDON (Dreamgirls, Chicago, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Parts 1 and 2) AT THE LA JOLLA PLAYHOUSE, San Diego, CA November 5th – December 17th, 2013 SEEKING: Sideshow and circus performers (e.g. contortionists, fire-eaters, sword swallowers, etc.), including performers with disabilities and neoburlesque artists. Must be…

“ReelAbilities” March 8 Special Event in NYC

  • February 14th, 2013

INCLUSION IN THE ARTS IS PROUD TO CO-PRESENT On Beauty – Directing Disability: Shabbat Dinner and Conversation AS PART OF THE 5TH ANNUAL  REELABILITIES: NY DISABILITIES FILM FESTIVAL Join special guests and filmmakers as we honor and discuss the work of outstanding directors of films about people with disabilities over a Shabbat dinner and conversation…

Report Shows Minority Actor Representation Rises On Broadway

  • February 13th, 2013

NEW YORK — The percentage of minority actors working on Broadway and at the top 16 not-for-profit theater companies in New York City rose to 23 percent during the 2011-2012 season, but whites continue to be overrepresented, according to a new report. The Asian American Performers Action Coalition released its second annual look at ethnic…

On Beauty – Directing Disability – Shabbat Dinner and Conversation

  • February 12th, 2013

Friday, March 8, 2013 at the JCC Manhattan.  Registration request by March 1, 2013.  Tickets are available online at JCC Manhattan or by calling 646-505-5708. Join special guests and filmmakers as we honor and discuss the work of outstanding directors of films about people with disabilities over a Shabbat dinner and conversation led by Inclusion…

Web Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities: Benefits for All

  • February 6th, 2013

Organized in partnership by the UN Global Compact, ILO Global Business and Disability Network and G3ICT. Date Tuesday, 12 February 2013, 09:30-10:30 EST – 15:30-16:30 CET Background Web accessibility is a precondition for all persons with disabilities to enjoy the use of the internet. Without it, producers of websites, web browsers, content management systems, and…