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    Stand Up Guys

    The Complex Theatre

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    Jekyll & Hyde

    Civic Arts Plaza

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    Space Case, Thai Ties

    Is it considered unethical for an actor to use a gimmick or shtick to leapfrog over other struggling actors and get ahead in the business?

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    Talk Back: What Actors Must Do!

    Inspiration is when you can't stop working because an actor has crossed your path and shown you something that you have never seen before, that you never even knew existed.

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    'This Is Tyler'

    Like most actors who have spent years auditioning regularly, I never dwell on an audition, whether I'm happy with how I did or not. But this is the first time I have seen myself on TV with my family present.

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    Dialoguing Down Memory Lane

    Working Actor columnists Jackie Apodaca and Michael Kostroff chat about ink-stained good times gone by.

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    Rep Meeting, Round One

    Yes, I received an audition simply because of Twitter. So, as an actor, if you're not on there, what are you waiting for?

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    London, and the World, Calling

    What are the odds that a California boy will grow up to play Charles Dickens characters at the London Palladium? It wasn't something I planned.

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    Change for a Dollar, This Week Only

    Last year I got Abrams to be my agent. I've booked with them, but over the last five months I've had no calls. I am frustrated but don't want to burn a bridge.

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    Ydaiber Orozco (Slideshow)

    Backstage member Ydaiber Orozco did her acting training at the William Esper Studio in New York and made her Off-Broadway debut as the lead in "A Hole in His Heart."