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    Special Tony Award: Sarah Jones for Bridge & Tunnel

    By any measure, writer-performer Sarah Jones' Bridge & Tunnel skillfully captures the zeitgeist at this midpoint in the first decade of the 21st century.

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    An offshoot of the Center for Hip Hop Education,

    An offshoot of the Center for Hip Hop Education, the first Hip Hop Film Festival kicks off at UCLA Jan. 19. The free festival aims to capture the essence of urban hip-hop culture through documentaries and films about its history, the style of freelancing, graffiti art, and more. To our ...

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    Hayek Tackles Prejudice in New Film

    Racism in Los Angeles is a hot topic after the Oscar triumph of 'Crash', and it's back on the big screen this week in 'Ask the Dust', a new film starring Salma Hayek, who has fought her own battles against Hollywood prejudice.

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    Finding an American Ring of Truth

    Playing clinging, dependent women is a bit hard for contemporary New York-based actresses Margaret Colin and Ally Sheedy in Edna O'Brien's "Triptych."

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    ke Schambelan, the founder and co-artistic

    ke Schambelan, the founder and co-artistic director of Theater by the Blind in Manhattan, had a great day last week. A rehearsal for TBTB's next production, Hamlet, went well. Even better, when he got home that night, $5,000 was waiting for him in his mailbox. The signature on ...

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    Lass is More

    Men must find their inner femininity, not physical tricks, to play women.

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    SAG Dubs Global Rule 'A Success'

    The Screen Actors Guild last week marked the first-year anniversary of Global Rule One, the guild's mandate to members to work under SAG contracts no matter where in the world the production occurs. SAG called the initiative "highly successful."

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    Six Degrees Of Separation

    at the Long Beach Playhouse

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    The Rover or, the Banish'd Cavaliers

    After centuries of obscurity, Aphra Behn (1640-89) is back in fashion.

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    Actors' Equity Preps CORST Talks

    The national council of Actors' Equity Association has approved its proposals for the upcoming CORST (Council of Resident Stock Theatres) negotiations, which will begin on Mon., Jan. 6.