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    "HAPPY FLOWER"

    Lajos Petro (prod.) is accepting submissions for Happy Flower, a non-sync-sound 16mm short for Chapman University. Dir. Dave Conseco. Eight-day shoot starts Mar. 8. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is no pay.

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    Women in Theatre Sponsor Panel on Collaboration

    The League of Professional Theatre Women will sponsor a panel discussion, "The Joys and Agonies of Collaborating in the Musical Theatre," on Tues., Nov. 17. Lyricist Sheldon Harnick, author Will Holt, and composer Charles Strouse will speak on the panel. Edie Cowan, a director/choreographer, and Anne Croswell, a lyricist ...

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    STAGE & SCREEN: Back

    To actually be a contender in pilot season and ultimately win the glorious prize that comes with the seemingly ordinary actor's title "series regular" is the breathtaking promise that Hollywood holds out, but most often snatches away. When an actor does catch hold, his life changes dramatically in ways ...

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    Drama Desks Honor On & Off-B'waynations with 10 each.The awards are presented by the Drama Desk, an organization of theatre critics, Reporter wordss, and editors.

    Unlike the Tony Awards, which only honor Broadway shows, the DDs consider productions from Broadway and Off-Broadway in all categories. Thus "Big" and "Rent" will be competing for Outstanding Musical with the now-closed OB offerings "Floyd Collins" and "Bed and Sofa," as well as Main Stem tuners "Bring in 'Da ...

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    Backlot Buzz : New York Sundancers

    If actor Sam Rockwell, currently starring Off-Broadway in "Goose-Pimples," was dubbed this year's 'Parker Posey' for appearing in three films simultaneously at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival ("Jerry and Tom," Saul Rubinek's Tarantino-esque black comedy; "Safe Men," a screwball comedy about the mob by New York University grad ...

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    Don't Leave Home Without It:

    What Keeps Four Performers Happy on the Road Don't Leave Home Without

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    "Titanic" Ices Golden Globe Competition

    In a repeat of last season's Tony awards, a vehicle about the sinking of the Titanic scuttled the competition and swept the Golden Globe Awards, presented Sun., Jan. 18 in a televised ceremony. "Titanic," a multi-million-dollar epic, unrelated to the Broadway musical except in subject matter, won prize for ...

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    Face to FaceCumming to the "Cabaret" Alan Cumming Chills as Emcee

    If Alan Cumming wins the Tony Sunday night, it'll be the crowning award in a series including the Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle awards. His stellar turn in "Cabaret" has made him a New York sensation--and it's all the more stunning to the Scottish-born 33-year-old performer "who ...