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    The Threepenny Opera

    "The Threepenny Opera," presented by and at Theatre West, 3333 Cahuenga Blvd., Los Angeles. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m. May 10-June 10. $25. (323) 851-7977.

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    New NTCP Members Bock Award Given

    The Non-Traditional Casting Project (NTCP) has appointed five new members to its board of directors. They are Linda Earle, Jack Hofsiss, Marshall Jones, Frank Renzulli, and Christine Toy Johnson.

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    ASCAP Foundation Supports Musical Theatre in Two Ways

    It must be obvious to just about everyone by now that the East Coast is not the only place where successful musicals are built...

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    Toronto Set for Eclectic Film Fest

    Johnny Depp joins Scotland Yard to track Jack the Ripper. Mira Sorvino plays a princess disguised as a man. Mick Jagger runs a male escort service. Nice guy Denzel Washington turns ugly as a brutish cop. They're all part of the eclectic cast at the 26th Toronto International Film ...

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    OPEN MIKES AND SHOWCASES

    A survey of clubs, theatres, and other venues that are "open" to unsolicited comedy acts in varying degrees. Most allow performers to sign up on the night of performance; some require submissions and/or auditions, often well in advance of performance.

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    Clinton May Be Mulling TV Show

    Bill Clinton has talked with NBC executives about becoming the host of his own daytime TV talk show.

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    OREGON THEATER 2001 SEASONS

    Jim Giancarlo (prod.) will hold auditions for the Oregon Cabaret Theatre (Guys on Ice, runs Mar. 14-June 11; Eat-TV, runs May 23-Sept. 3; Gunmetal Blues, runs Aug. 15-Nov. 5; 'Tis the Season, runs Oct. 17-Dec. 31) and Rogue Music Theatre (Kiss Me Kate, runs May 29-July 29; Godspell in Concert ...

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    SAG Picks Gilbert for Prez

    Melissa Gilbert has been voted in as president of the Screen Actors Guild, scoring a solid victory over her primary opponent, Valerie Harper, in an election that is likely to be the target of challenges.

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    Reasonable Resignation

    Dear Jackie: I began rehearsal for a play about a month ago. My boyfriend asked me to do it--he wrote and is directing it--then he broke up with me. We still live together. I tried to quit after a few rehearsals, but my ex convinced me not to.

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    Self-Starter

    Documentary filmmaker Julie Stevens uses the word "bittersweet" to sum up the experiences of Annie "orphans." She is referring to the hundreds of child performers who participated in the original Broadway show, served as replacements, or performed in one or more of its national tours from 1977 to 1983. Stevens ...