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    Our Oct 12 winner: We asked readers to connect Mor

    Our Oct 12 winner: We asked readers to connect Morgan "Easy Reader" Freeman to Dennis "Easy Rider" Hopper and received a number of responses from readers who could do it in one link. Our favorite was from Daniel McCoy of Los Angeles. His link-up: Dennis Hopper starred in Apocalypse Now ...

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    Obituary

    A memorial for veteran actress Abby Lewis will be held Wed., Jan. 14, her birthday, at 3:30pm at The Little Church Around the Corner at 1 East 29th Street. All are

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    BISTRO BITS - First Time at Bat

    YPICALLY, I WILL NOT GO TO SEE A PERFOR-mer's first cabaret show. As I've said previously, I believe that newcomers should be given the chance to develop their talent free from the pressures (and potential pain) of public criticism. Occasionally, I will see a debut--if, for example, something ...

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    Shakespeare Producers Seize Stratford Spotlight

    In Stratford, England, the birthplace of the Bard, an historic first gathering of Shakespearean theatre's leaders from England, Canada, and the United States sparked raging debates over cutting Shakespeare, imposing directorial concepts on the Bard's work, attempting to restage "Elizabethanesque" productions, and "casting the classics" concerns in America ...

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    With No Merger, What Lies Ahead For SAG, AFTRA?

    When the proposed historic merger of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) fell at the hands of SAG voters in late January, it didn't take long for union leaders to respond

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    Kit Kat Klub Kaput!

    The theatre formerly known as Henry Miller's, but most recently called the Kit Kat Klub, is vacant again, following numerous complaints from area residents and substantial police attention.

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    Will SFX Gobble up Nederlander?

    Is the voracious young giant preparing to engulf a 72-year-old Broadway stalwart? SFX Entertainment, which in the past three months has spent over $300 million buying up performance firms and venues nationwide, is now reportedly in talks to buy the Los Angeles division of the Nederlander

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    "THE ADVENTURES OF MISS BB"

    Nucci Solazzo (prod./dir.) will hold auditions for The Adventures of Miss BB, a children's audio book. Records Feb. There is no pay.

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    SOLVING THE MYSTERIES OF CALLBACKS

    You've just auditioned for a part in an upcoming project-an "under-five" role for a TV show that could be your first big break, a place in the chorus of a splashy new musical, a funny bit in a national commercial, a quirky supporting character in an independent film, or ...

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    Audiobooks:Actors Bring Books to Life

    Audiobooks are a booming industry with retail sales having doubled in the last four years alone, to over $1.5 billion per year. Aside from the racks to be found in major book chains, libraries, and even convenience stores, the genre is so popular that all-audio bookstores and mail-order audiobook ...