'Broadway in the Boros' returns this fall with free, outdoor performances from Beetlejuice, Book of Mormon, Chicago, Kinky Boots, Little Shop of Horrors, Moulin Rouge! The Musical, SIX and Wicked in Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx & Staten Island. Learn more at nyc.gov/bwayinboros.
MOME and NYFA announed that applications are open for the fourth round of grants for the NYC Women's Fund for Media, Music and Theatre.
Qualified applicants can apply for $2 million in finishing grants through November 1, 2022 at nyfa.org/nycwomensfund.
Mayor Adams announced three new key components of his "Rebuild, Renew Reinvent" economic blueprint to drive inclusive growth in the film/TV sector, invest in NYC's creative economy, and ensure the industry recovers beyond pre-COVID-19 pandemic levels. This includes the appointment of MOME's Film Office Deputy Commissioner Kwame Amoaku, a Film and Television Production Industry Council, and Executive Order 21.
MOME's groundbreaking study details specifics on the digital gaming sector's significance and contribution to NYC's economy. Major findings of the report conclude that in 2020 the industry supported 7,600 jobs, $762 million in wages, and $2 billion in economic output. Read the report here.