Monster Mash: Breaking news and headlines
--Bailout for the Bard: Facing a $2.6-million deficit, Canada's Stratford Shakespeare Festival appeals to the government for help.
--Helping schoolchildren: Michael Eisner's family foundation donates $1.25 million to CalArts.
--Music history: Heirs donate Leonard Bernstein's Connecticut studio to Indiana University.
--Showing regret: Chinese art dealer weeps after refusing to pay for Yves Saint Laurent bronzes.
--It's a small world afterall: Lincoln Center Festival features international theater and dance companies.
--Genius grantor: Georgetown's Robert Galucci tapped to lead the MacArthur Foundation.
--'Let them eat fake': Paris exhibition shows how Italian Surrealist faked his own work.
Caption: A scene from Los Angeles Opera's production of "Das Rheingold." Credit: Branimir Kvartuc / Associated Press