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    Bit Parts : The Great Spring Shuffle

    The sudden closing (final performance March 28) of Paul Simon's $11 million debacle "The Capeman" has put in motion a just-as-sudden shuffling of shows rarely seen at this late stage in the Broadway season. No sooner did "Capeman" 's home, the Marquis Theatre, become free than it was snatched ...

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    SAG-AEA-AFTRA Agents

    The following agencies in the New York City area are franchised with Actors' Equity Association, Screen Actors Guild, and/or the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, and have been compiled from the most recent union lists. Agencies are indicated (E) for Equity, (S) for SAG, and (A) for ...

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    Lincoln Center Announces Season

    Lincoln Center Theater's 1996-97 season will feature four new plays by notable playwrights, and two other productions riddled with big names. The six shows will be spread among three

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    Actors We Love: Sarah Polley - Wisdom in Youth

    From the age of 12, Sarah Polley has been concerned with shedding her "nice girl" image. Since then, she's done more than that-she's turned this stereotype on its head. Inarguably angelic in appearance, the slight and golden Polley radiates, more importantly than beauty, no-nonsense

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    Outdoor Drama Bows to Hurricane

    North Carolina's 30,000 vacationers and residents forced inland this week by Hurricane Dennis included audiences and production members from the outdoor drama "Worthy Is The Lamb." A second, "The Lost Colony" was already closed, but its facility was in Dennis'

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    TALENT BEAT

    The New York Film Academy is accepting submissions for student films shooting in Jan. in L.A. Copy provided. There is no pay. Send pix & resum to New York Film Academy Casting, 100 Universal City Plaza, Bldg. 9128, Universal City, CA 91608. For information call (818)

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    From Textbook to Stage Text: The Tricks of Dramatizing History

    How does a playwright best convey a historical event or the perspective of a given group of people without losing either dramatic impact or authenticity? And just what is authenticity, anyway? Is this country indeed what Gore Vidal called "The United States of

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    GRAD FILMS"IN THE MIX"

    Stephanie K. Smith (prod.) is accepting submissions for In the Mix, a digital pilot and two episodes of a dramatic series for USC. Weekend shoot starts Feb. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is no pay.

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    "Titanic" Sinks Tony Award CompetitionTelevision Ratings for Awards Show Soar to Decade High

    "Titanic," the musical depiction of the famous 1912 maritime disaster, sailed safely into port on Sun., June 1, winning five Tony Awards--including the top prize of Best Musical. The awards were presented in a three-hour ceremony at Radio City Music Hall, hosted by comedian/talk-show host Rosie

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    New York Filming

    raise the child of his pregnant female roommate. Jennifer Aniston ("Friends") and Paul Rudd ("The Last Night of Ballyhoo") star. Nicholas Hytner ("The Madness of King George") helms. Principal casting: Daniel Swee (c/o Lincoln Center Theater, 150 W. 65th St., NYC 10023); extras: Kee Casting (address