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    BISTRO BITS: Aliens in Our Midst

    Quite a few artists from distant cities are currently performing in New York‹some in conjunction with the recent Cabaret Convention, others because New York is, well, New

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    DANCE DIARY

    Chekhov

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    Fearless Monkeys in Locker-Room Romp: Collage Dance Theater continues making the mundane magnificent with its latest site-specific project.

    Writers and visual artists may offer spry depictions of the landscape we take for granted, fashioning it into something fresh and resensitized, yet no artistic medium is better poised to explore the physical potential of a place than dance. Heidi Duckler's "fearless monkeys," as she calls them, do precisely ...

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    CABARET MONTH HAPPENINGS

    During Cabaret Month, Back Stage will be listing artists appearing at various cabaret rooms around town. Call for further information on specific times, cover charges, and

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    Schwartz to Direct Musical Theatre Workshop in NYC

    Grammy and Oscar-winning composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz will once again direct the ASCAP Foundation Musical Theatre Workshop, which commences March 2 at the ASCAP offices, located at One Lincoln Plaza in

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    REVIEWS

    THE REALLY SPONTANEOUS THEATRE

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    ONE LIFE TO LIVE - The Post-Production Coordinator/Historian In the Know - Margo Husin Call

    It makes no difference whether you're a network executive, a new staff writer, or just a fan: When you need to know the history of "One Life to Live," you call Margo Husin

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    NEWS WIRE : SAG, Saban Make Up

    Saban Entertainment and the Screen Actors Guild have reached an agreement on a new contract covering live action children's shows. The deal, which will take effect July 1, will provide higher pay, full pension and health benefits, and residuals to performers who work on Saban's

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    Macbeth

    Frog & Peach Theatre Company continues its third season of presenting Free Shakespeare on the Upper West Side with "Macbeth." The production runs Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30pm, beginning Thurs., Jan. 22. There are matinees on Sundays at 3pm. Admission is free, but reservations are required. The performances will be ...

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    Congressional Panel Ups AIDS Housing Funds

    A congressional appropriations subcommittee has provided $204 million for the Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS Program (HOPWA) for fiscal year 1998--an increase of four percent over FY97. Though that increase may not seem especially large, it's been hailed by supporters of Praxis Housing Initiatives, a program whose very ...