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    The Rest Is Silence: How Mute Moments Move Audiences

    Let's get something out of the way quickly. During silent moments on stage no actor‹at least among the three we talked with‹is fantasizing about his next meal or what bills have to be paid. In fact, our interviewees all agreed that filling silence‹justifying it‹is the ...

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    Homeless, HIV+ Star in Housing Works Musical

    In conjunction with World AIDS Day (Dec. 1), the Theatre Project at Housing Works will present "Every Beat Face Ain't Beautiful," a new musical written and performed by "homeless and formerly homeless men, women, and queens living with

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    PBS Names Arts Head; "Playhouse" Goes Dark

    The man behind "Broadway '97: Launching the Tonys" is now behind all of the Public Broadcasting System's drama and performing arts programs. PBS has named Glenn DuBose, the producer of the Tony preview and lately managing director of Thirteen/WNET New York's cultural and arts programming department, as ...

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    Gaffigan Seeks Students

    Catherine Gaffigan is now interviewing students for January enrollment in her acting classes. She offers training in basic and advanced technique, commercials, teleprompter, musical comedy, and the classics, as well as film acting workshops and "How to Sustain a Career"

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    "Somewhere in the City" --Director Offers Performers Seminar

    Director Ramin Niami of the soon-to-be-released "Somewhere in The City," along with the film's casting director, Caroline Sinclair, will host a & A for performers on Sept. 20 at 5 pm, at New York Performance Works, 128 Chambers St., NYC. A range of topics will be discussed, including auditioning, Screen ...

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    High Court Backs SAG Contract Terms - Justices Reject Part-time Actress's Challenge to Contract Wording

    (BPI) WASHINGTON‹The Supreme Court handed the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) a victory recently by rejecting a part-time actress's challenge to a contract clause that requires actors to be a "member of the union in good standing" before they can

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    "EVITA"

    The Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Theatre will hold auditions for Evita. Prod. Ben Bollinger, dir. Greg Hinrichsen, mus. Dir. Michael Skidgel, choreo Rikki Lugo. Rehearsals start Mar. 1. Performances run Mar. 30-May 20. There is pay.

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    "MIND FOREST"

    James Prince (prod./dir.) is accepting submissions for Mind Forest, a digital short for Internet broadcast about a young woman haunted by images of 1631 Plymouth, Massachusetts. Prod. Dustin Byerley. Two-weekend shoot starts Mar. 3 in L.A. and San Diego. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is no pay.