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    "ANNIE"

    The Music Theatre of Southern California will hold auditions for Annie. Prod./mus. Dir. M. Roger Lockie, dir. Bill Shaw, choreo. Rikki Lugo. Rehearsals start Apr. 9. Performances run May 4-20 at the Civic Auditorium in San Gabriel and May 25-27 at the Alex Theatre in Glendale. There is pay ...

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    SPOTLIGHT ON SUMMER TRAINING 2000: Comedy - It's All in the

    You can't teach someone to be funny, right? So why spend the time or money trying? As many comedy coaches agree, everyone is funny-it's just a matter of knowing how to use it. As the famous story of Lunt and Fontanne relates: Lunt says, "When I ask for ...

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    On Location With: ABC-TV's "Soul Man"

    As everyone knows, most TV series set in New York, from "Seinfeld" and "N.Y.P.D. Blue" to "Friends," film only exteriors here and actually shoot in Los Angeles. However, ABC's "Soul Man," starring Dan Aykroyd as Reverend Mike Weber, bucks the prevailing trend in reverse. As tape ...

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    AFTRA Forum, Black History Fete

    The New York Local of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) has scheduled a Members' Forum at 6 pm on March 2, in the 7th floor Board Room at 260 Madison

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    Laughing Matters- And the Winner Is

    THE BACK STAGE BISTRO AWARDS were presented as this column went to press. Since Donna Coe, my colleague on "Laughing Matters," and I were so pleased to be asked for our input on the comedy awards this year, I wanted to introduce you to the

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    REGIONAL ROUNDUP

    SAN FRANCISCO - The Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland is among the oldest and largest professional regional theatre companies in the U.S. and last year it averaged 91% of audience capacity. The end of the 1995-96 season (Oct. 28) was highlighted by a superlative staging of Tom Stoppard's Arcadia ...

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