Sunday, November 7, 2010

New York Mayor’s Office of Film, Theatre & Broadcasting Newsletter

November 1, 2010

"Behind the Scenes: Careers On and Off Broadway" - a Free Panel Discussion Focusing on Theatre Jobs - Will Take Place at the Apollo Theater on November 8
  November 1, 2010 - On Monday, November 8, 2010, "Behind the Scenes: Careers On and Off Broadway," a free panel discussion highlighting backstage careers in theatre, will take place at the Apollo Theater, presented by the Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting, the Apollo Theater Education Program, and the Broadway League. Full Story >

"Made in NY" PAs Reach Cycle 20 and Celebrate
 November 1, 2010 - The "Made in NY" Production Assistant Training Program has reached another milestone: Cycle 20 recently celebrated its graduation from the program, and more than 250 individuals have now been certified as "Made in NY" PAs. Full Story >

"Made in NY" Vendors Are 'Paramount' in November
 November 1, 2010 - More and more businesses are joining the "Made in NY" Discount Card program as participating vendors. Full Story >

Gotham Awards to Honor Best in Independent Film
 November 1, 2010 - The 20th Anniversary Gotham Independent Film Awards, celebrating the best in independent film, will be held on November 29 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. Full Story >

New Productions Join the Footlights of Broadway While Another Reaches a Milestone
 November 1, 2010 - Elves, roommates and a famous web slinger will find themselves on Broadway in November as several new productions begin previews. Full Story >

A Political Thriller and a Romantic Comedy Are a Part of November's "Made in NY" Releases
 November 1, 2010 - "Made in NY" films, one featuring spies and another morning news anchors, hit theatres this month. Full Story >

Say I Do, NYC: One NYC Couple Can Win a Ceremony at the NYC Marriage Bureau and a Prize Package Worth $22,000
 November 1, 2010 - Planning a ceremony at the NYC Marriage Bureau? New York City couples have the chance to win a truly memorable day there and a prize package worth over $22,000 that includes a wedding gown, flowers, photography and an overnight stay at a hotel with the Say I Do, NYC Contest. Full Story >

Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment and City Council Announce Plans to Add NYC Gov to Over-the-Air Broadcast
  November 1, 2010 - The Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment Commissioner Katherine Oliver has announced that New York City's government television station, NYC gov, will now be accessible to over a million New Yorkers on channel 25.2. Full Story >

Upcoming Film Festivals Celebrate Diversity in People and Landscapes
 November 1, 2010 - Several film festivals taking place throughout the month offer moviegoers a diverse choice. Full Story >

"Made in NY" Bus Shelters Hold 'Court' in November
 November 1, 2010 - Local bus shelters showcase a long-running syndicated series this month. Full Story >

Industry Star of the Month: David Moy
 November 1, 2010 - David Moy, the Supervisor of Field Operations with the Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting, is this year's recipient of the Mayor's Excellence in Customer Service Award. Full Story >

PA of the Month: Erick Charles
  November 1, 2010 - Since graduating from the "Made in NY" PA Training Program in 2006, Erick Charles has worked to his way to find a job that keeps him smiling. Full Story >

2010 Mayor's Awards for Arts and Culture
 November 1, 2010 - On Monday, November 8, 2010, Mayor Bloomberg will honor six outstanding members of New York City's cultural community at the 2010 Mayor's Awards for Arts & Culture. Full Story >

Location of the Month: River Ave at East 162nd Street, Bronx

Mayor's Office of Film Theatre & Broadcasting
1697 Broadway Suite 602
New York, New York 10019

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