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    Face to Face: Lillias Is in "Dinah Was" - Ms. White Plays Dinah Washington

    Blues singer Dinah Washington was raunchy and wise. She was savagely ambitious, despite racism and battles with drugs, booze, parasitic no-show men, and a harshly critical mother. Her stormy short life‹she died of an overdose at 39 in 1963‹was a story of inner demons and

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    Juliette Binoche

    Requiem for a Dream

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    A Producer and a Gentleman: A few more words about the legacy of the late Robert Fryer.

    The last act curtain fell on Saturday, May 27, for theatrical producer par excellence Robert Fryer. It seems appropriate that it happened on Memorial Day

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    Theatre Guide 2001

    If you've got a theatre company or rental space in the Southern California, you need to be listed in this indispensible annual guide. For display advertising, which will draw special attention to your company or space, contact (323) 525-2225; the ad deadline is Dec. 1, 2000. But whether or ...

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    SAG's Daniels, In New York, Reflects Full Circle

    William Daniels, the Screen Actors Guild's national president, has moved back to New York.

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    Hail A Ride!

    Rod Gill's "Tall Taxi Tales," a play which "exposes the bizarre encounters in rear seats as only New York City hacks can tell it," will be performed in a free reading on Mon., June 16 at the John Houseman Theatre Studio Too, 450 W. 42nd St. Information: (718)

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    DANCE DIARY - Two Tragedies From Italy's Aterballetto

    Aterballetto, currently on an extensive tour of the U.S., recently came to Brooklyn College's Whitman Hall, offering as its main attraction Artistic Director Amedeo Amodio's "Suite From Romeo and Juliet." The company bills itself as Italy's only permanent ballet outside of those attached to opera

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    REGIONAL ROUNDUP

    PROVIDENCE, R - IIt's not a mess of pottage, exactly. But Alias Stage, a 16-year-old leader of Providence's lively "Off Trinity Rep" theatre scene, has just completed its name

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    NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINES BROADWAY SHOWS

    Jean Ann Ryan (prod.) will hold auditions for Smokey Joe's Café, Guys and Dolls, and A Cameron Mackintosh Salute. Six-month contracts run on Norwegian Cruise Lines. There is pay.

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    LETTERS: A Few Weeks Ago

    Last week we listed a bit part we're casting in Back Stage West/Drama-Logue for the TV pilot The Aqua Girls (8/6/98). We have gone through Breakdown Services, Ltd. exclusively to cast the rest of the show, but since this is a nice part for a newer ...