Monthly Archives: April 2016

'Hamilton' Producers Will Change Job Posting, but Not Commitment to Diverse

'Hamilton' Producers Will Change Job Posting, but Not Commitment to Diverse
But a casting call seeking “nonwhite men and women” to audition for the show drew criticism from the union representing theater actors, prompting “Hamilton” to say Wednesday that it will amend its language to make clear that anyone is welcome to try …
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'Married at First Sight' holding casting call for Chicago singles

'Married at First Sight' holding casting call for Chicago singles
"Married at First Sight," an FYI series that pairs strangers for marriage, is holding a casting call next week in River North for an upcoming Chicago-set season. Potential applicants can meet casting directors from 5-9 p.m., April 29 at The Joynt, 440 …
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Are you an independent voter? You aren't if you checked this box

Are you an independent voter? You aren't if you checked this box
Democrats will allow voters registered as having “no party preference” — the state's formal term for an unaffiliated, independent voter — to cast a ballot. But a voter registered with the … (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times). Count Amanda Cabanilla …
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Melania Trump Interview: Marriage to Donald Trump, a Secret Half-Brother, and

Melania Trump Interview: Marriage to Donald Trump, a Secret Half-Brother, and
She was lanky and shy, with long hair and sparkling eyes. Jerko, who preferred to find his models in public places rather than through casting calls, had suggested she come by his studio. She wasn't interested, he recalls. “School was the most …
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Comedian, Actor D'Lo Is 'Unapologetically' Challenging Hollywood to Tell Trans

Comedian, Actor D'Lo Is 'Unapologetically' Challenging Hollywood to Tell Trans
D'Lo began experimenting with spoken word and poetry in his first year as an undergrad at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), performing at local poetry readings and festivals. In 1997, his work led him on a tour to other colleges, … an …
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