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    Auditions at a Glance

    In order to help Back Stage readers better manage their time, we're providing this day-to-day calendar of walk-in auditions for the coming week.. Complete details appear on the pages indicated. For all mail-in, by appointment, and future casting, refer to the casting pages beginning below.

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    LETTERS

    Clarifying

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    CORRECTION

    In last week's review of The Gingham Dog at the Actor's Circle Theatre (BSW, 5/25/00), the critic cited the wrong actress, Dawn Hillman, for the role of Barbara. The role was played on the night reviewed by Hillman's understudy, Brittany

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    "ROOFTOP CHARACTERS"

    Melanie Melnyk (dir.) is accepting submissions for Rooftop Characters, a video for LMU about Harry Potter meeting Peter Pan. Prod. Lisa Merz. Two-day shoot starts Feb. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is no pay.

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    AGENCY UPDATE

    Hughes Moss Casting, Ltd. has changed its address to 1600 Broadway, Suite #703, N.Y.C.,

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    Meader Memorial

    A memorial service will be held in celebration of Derek Meader on Mon., Feb. 10, 6:00 pm, at the Roundabout Theatre. Meader died Nov. 15, 1996, of

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    Candlelight Snuffed Out in Windy City

    America's oldest dinner theatre, and one of its finest--closed along with its companion Forum Theatre and Restaurant without warning on June 4, after the evening

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    Feeding Off Feedback: Playwright Mark Medoff returns to River Stage Playwright's Festival of New Works

    Unlike an actor or director, a playwright's process starts solo, with just the scratch of a pencil on a legal pad or the hum of a laptop computer to break the silence. Said solitary confinement of one's own ideas is, thankfully, a short-term sentence thanks to the proliferation ...

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    ACTOR'S ACTOR: Seattle's Sovereign

    As youthful and attractive as Barbara Dirickson appears in real life, I have no trouble envisioning this chameleon-like actress as the aging, monstrous Regina Giddens in Intiman Theatre's production of The Little Foxes. The reason for this is my having seen her in such diverse and dissimilar roles as ...

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    "MORNING CALM"

    Helen Lee (dir.) is accepting submissions for Morning Calm, a 16mm Korean language short about a comfort woman who returns home after the war. Shoot starts Sept. 17 in New York. Copy, credit, meals, travel, and lodging provided. There is pay.