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    Supreme Court Hears Case Including AFCU

    The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments this week on whether a federal credit union can enroll members outside its original occupation group. The high court's decision will affect more than 2,000 actors who are members of the Actors Federal Credit Union, but not members of the union ...

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    Playwright's Sidewalk for New York

    Lucille Lortel, the Queen of Off-Broadway, dedicates the Playwright's Sidewalk at an official ceremony in front of the Lucille Lortel Theatre, 121 Christopher St., on Mon., Oct. 26 at 6:45 pm. The city's first (and only to date) permanent tribute to the most important international playwrights whose ...

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    Time Warner Sets Deadline For Apollo

    Time Warner will abandon its plans to virtually take over the management of Harlem's beleaguered Apollo Theatre unless U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel resigns as chairman of the Apollo Theatre Foundation by Sept. 13, officials of the entertainment conglomerate have indicated. TW wants to replace Rangel as chairman with ...

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    Off the Bookshelf - A Mixed Bag of Books

    When Colleen Dewhurst died of cervical cancer in 1991, her memoir was not yet completed. The task fell to co-author Tom Viola, who has done an impressive job: structuring the work, keeping it flowing, and remaining faithful to her wishes. More striking, in Colleen Dewhurst--Her Autobiography (Scribner, hardcover, 400 pgs ...

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    SPOTLIGHT ON SUMMER TRAINING 2000: Design - Creating a Look for the Summer

    In the area of design, summer programs are literally "hands-on." Most internships and apprenticeships in set design, costume design, and lighting design are very practical and focus on technical skills-such as painting, carpentry, sewing, ironing, wig maintenance, or electrical

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    LONDON CALLING

    Are the Lights Fading in Shaftesbury Avenue?

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    BITS & BITES

    "Victor/Victoria"'s Dark

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    Some Answers

    1. First off, any "no experience necessary" ad should be suspect. (Film casting directors sometimes look for untrained young children--but why would any other professional prefer novices to pros for quality work?) Call the Better Business Bureau to check out the agency. (Remember that a clean record may not be ...

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    DANCE DIARY - A Feld by Any Other Name

    No one can ever accuse Eliot Feld of being stuck in one mold. Through 27 years of producing ballets under his own aegis, he has changed the names of his companies more often than a serpent changes its