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    Brave, Beautiful New Worlds

    "I remember my first print audition like it was yesterday: I was 11 and thought I was so cool for leaving class early to go into the city." --Allison Strong

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    21st-Century Fitness

    According to game-sales tracker VGChartz.com, the workout game Wii Fit was the fourth-best-selling video game in the world in 2009.

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    Los Angeles Production Listings

    Following are the updated Production Listings for Los Angeles including casting information for Film, Television and Movies of the Week.

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    Andy Richter: A Sidekick Speaks

    He spent seven years being a second banana on Late Night With Conan O'Brien before striking out on his own, so Andy Richter knows a thing or two about what makes a good sidekick. "You've got to know the parameters of your role," explains Richter. "You have to ...

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    Kazuki: This Is My Earth

    The Kaye Playhouse

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    The Upside of Uploading

    Getting your webisode online doesn't have to be harder than making it.

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    NY Acting Markets: Commercials

    One longtime commercial casting director (speaking anonymously) says she cast far more nonunion jobs—60 to 70 percent—than union jobs last year.

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    Technology and Imagination in the Acting Process

    At first it was subtle, a few students expressing their frustration at not being able to come up with a new idea in acting class. Then the dissatisfaction of some became more open.

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    Email Goes Offline

    Our lives as actors are governed by email: We get our audition information from our agents via email, we send out mass emails to promote shows we're in, and we submit ourselves by email for all manner of projects.

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    Hot and Bothered

    Back in high school and college, summer generally meant sleeping in, going out, and hitting the beach instead of the books. But for dedicated actors, summer is the perfect time to pursue short term studies in any number of artistic disciplines.