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    SNL Member to Perform at Homelessness Benefit

    SNLcast member Will Forte, Mike Schwartz and comedian Demetri Martin will perform at a benefit as part of the "Homelessness Isn't Funny" campaign.

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    Some Theater Chains Refuse 'Fahrenheit'

    "Fahrenheit 9/11" will expand into 286 additional theaters Friday. But if you're in Grand Island, Neb., or Marquette, Wis., you'll have to drive to the next town to see it.

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    Frederick Knott's 1952 stage hit, "Dial 'M' for Murder," has not been revived in New York in 52 years, probably due to the popularity of the Hitchcock film with Grace Kelly and Ray Milland and the remake with Michael Douglas and Gwyneth Paltrow. Theater by the Blind has revived ...

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    Actors, Educators, Critics: Brustein and Eustis Have a Talk

    Robert Brustein conceded that recognizing talent in an acting student is something intangible -- short of feeling "the hairs on the back of your head curl." He recalled that when he first saw Meryl Streep in a student performance at the Yale School of Drama, where he was then dean, he ...

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    Join the Club

    In the ever-burgeoning Los Angeles theatre scene, membership companies offer a welcome haven for actors who enjoy the benefits of intensive workshops, training, networking, sharpening their crafts, and sharing common artistic goals with a group of dedicated colleagues. The sizes, policies, structures, and aims of these groups vary, but a ...

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    SAG Urges Headshot Security

    In advice that applies to all actors, both union and nonunion, the Screen Actors Guild is urging actors to protect their headshots.

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    anessa Marshall is a 30-ish white actor. If you

    anessa Marshall is a 30-ish white actor. If you were casting her for a commercial, you would immediately type her as a soccer mom. There's no way she would ever get to play a nerdy little African-American boy. But that's an apt description of one of her current ...

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    Life to 'Birth'

    "Grief is something that I suppose I'm fascinated by," said Nicole Kidman. "I suppose I've been at a period in my life where I'm sort of seeking out and drawn to those sorts of emotions and the depth of those emotions at this particular time in my ...