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    Swinging Lessons

    I recently landed a role as a swing at the only Equity theater in town.  I overlooked the notes about the swings also doing stage crew work.

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    They Don't Call It 'Show Art'

    When it comes to the age - old dilemma of art versus commerce, young actors are likely to hear advice that falls anywhere between those two extremes. No wonder they're confused.

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    Radical Solutions

    The acting world is not a kind one. Variations in income are a regular fact of life. But what if your steady but variable income takes a big hit? Like in half. How do you address that?

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    Off- and Off-Off Broadway Theatre Companies

    A list of Off- and Off-Off Broadway theatre companies in New York City.

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    Expect to Wait at an Audition

    When you go to an audition, expect to be there an hour. Under SAG-AFTRA rules, first auditions and callbacks are allowed to be a full hour. After an hour, the performer is entitled to payment.

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    CURRENTLY CASTING

    CURRENTLY CASTING

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    Burning Desires

    After Tommy Gavin jerks awake from a claustrophobic, smoke-filled dream, the first words we hear in the pilot episode of FX's acclaimed firefighting drama,Rescue Me,would make the average network censor blush.

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    Jack Kerouac -- Last Call

    13th Street Repertory Company

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    Doctoring Reality Andrew Gurland enjoys blurring the line between fact and fiction.

    by Terry Morgan One of the highlights of the recent Santa Barbara International Film Festival was Mail Order Wife, a feature that had come in under the critical radar. Co-directed by Andrew Gurland and Huck Botko and executive produced by Doug Liman (director of Swingers and Go) and Dave Bartis ...

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    Exiles in Hollywood

    As a 20-year veteran of the business of casting I see my methods of getting there go through change every single day.