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    LA Studios - Slice NY Staffs

    (BPI) Film production may be booming in New York, but the corporate presence of major Hollywood studios is very much in

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    Equity's Quinn: Faithful Servant Now Must Lead

    For Patrick Quinn, there appears to be a lifetime connection between the theatre and

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    AFTRA's Bruce York Will Leave Sept.

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    IN SHORT

    BC/EFA "Playwrights" Raise

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    The Year in News: All the performance news that was fit to print in 1999.

    From SAG upheavals to scam bills galore, it's been an exciting year for West Coast actors. The following is a condensed version of many of the stories Back Stage West covered over the year, as part of its ongoing mission to keep our readers up-to-date on everything that concerns ...

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    Jonathan Larson's Family Sues Two NY Hospitals

    Jonathan Larson's untimely death could have been prevented, says his family, if two New York hospitals had detected his aortic aneurysm in time. The late composer's father, Allan Larson, and his sister, Julie Larson McCollum, have filed a $250 million malpractice suit against Cabrini Medical Center and St ...

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    REGIONAL ROUNDUP

    Playwright Brian Friel has consistently displayed an incisive touch for dialogue and fully formed characters, both of which seemed glaringly absent from the current production of his 1994 work, Molly Sweeney (Jan. 6-Feb. 15), at Coral Gables' New Theatre. Whether it's the fault of the usually very competent trio ...

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    NEW YORK NOTES: Depression Era - Why 1930s' revivals aren't revitalizing the Great White Way.

    The Mar. 14 New York Times reports the most controversial and popular attraction of the London theatre season is The Color of Justice, a searing docudrama about a true-life racially motivated killing and the subsequent mishandling of the investigation by the British authorities. As I was reading the article, I ...

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    THE CRAFT: Moves Well - Your body is your instrument. How many notes can you play?

    Recently I saw the legendary Berliner Ensemble in its production of Brecht's The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, and I was struck by the European actors' consummate skills, particularly their movement skills. Of varying ages and physical types, they were all powerful, flexible, in total control, and deeply connected ...

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    Stephen Robert Scott Forms Agency

    Scott Artist Management, a boutique-like talent agency specializing in actors, singers, and dancers for legit work, recently hung out its shingle at 351 Broadway (10013). Actors' Equity Association franchised the agency on Sept.