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    ACTORS' TAXES: Same Time, This Year - Since the Y2K bug failed to wipe out the IRS computer system, it's once again time for taxes.

    Wow, we made it! And, of course, as predicted, the Earth opened up, continents were swamped with giant tidal waves, Jupiter collided with Mars, Los Angeles slid into the Pacific Ocean, and the Dow-Jones plummeted to pre-1900 numbers. Unfortunately-and the saddest news of all is-the Internal Revenue Service withstood all ...

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    Livent, Ontario Postpone Canada "Rent" Court Date

    Canadian production company Livent, Inc. and the Ontario Heritage Foundation, which for the past few weeks have battled over the Toronto premiere of "Rent," postponed their July 8 court date in favor of hammering out their differences

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    BTI Awards

    Rosemary Harris will host the annual presentation of The Broadway Theater Institute's Awards for Excellence in Theater on Mon., May 8, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Club New York, 252 West 43rd St.,

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    Name That Musical Director: Everything is Rosie since John McDaniel became a household word.

    Musical directors and conductors are the unsung heroes of musical theatre. Diehard Broadway buffs can easily rattle off the names of stars and songwriters-and sometimes even directors-but few have the names of musical directors on the tip of their tongues.

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    Sir John Gielgud Dies at 96: Final Exit for Actor, Director, Writer, and Theatre Namesake

    Sir John Gielgud, an actor whose name has been synonymous with acting excellence for more than half a century, died Sun., May 21 at his home west of London. He was

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    Quinn Critical Of Board's New Rent Increases

    Christine Quinn represents Manhattan's District 3 on the New York City Council. Running on the West Side roughly from 60th Street to Canal Street, District 3 is the area where most of the city's performing artists work, and many live. With that in mind, Quinn is critical of ...

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    Critic's Picks

    ¥ An American Romance, presented by and at the Road Theatre in the Lankershim Arts Center, 5108 Lankershim Blvd., N. Hollywood. Through Oct. 27. (818)

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    SAG/NY Slips Past Suit

    A runoff candidate for the national board of directors was prepared to file a lawsuit Wednesday against Screen Actors Guild/New York over election procedures. But a last-minute SAG fax to her attorney moved a possible legal action to the back

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    TCC Spotlights Celebrities

    Actor-director Christopher Reeve will present actress and former NEA Chair Jane Alexander with a special Spotlight Award from The Creative Coalition, the non-partisan, nonprofit organization comprising arts and entertainment professionals who educate and advocate for social change. The Christopher Reeve Award is given each year by TCC to a champion ...