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    HOLAtta Accolades Goin' On

    HOLA, the Hispanic Organiza-tion of Latin Actors, presented awards Monday, March 20 to outstanding performing artists, directors, and producers of Spanish-language theatre staged in the New York metropolitan area in 1999. The event built on an awards ceremony at HOLA's 25th anniversary celebration last year, which resulted in a ...

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    Shaking Up Cal Shakes: New artistic director Jonathan Moscone brings a populist bent and a musical approach to the renowned Bay Area festival.

    When Jonathan Moscone takes over the reins of the Bay Area's California Shakespeare Festival this month, he will be heading up a 27-year-old, LORT-D company whose audience base at its 500-plus-seat amphitheatre in the East Bay hills has been growing

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    BISTRO BITS: With One Look

    Making her official Cafe Carlyle debut, Betty Buckley once again proves why she remains one of today's most popular drawing cards‹on Broadway, Off-Broadway, and at all points in between. Always a force to be reckoned with, this time out Buckley has chosen a mixed bag of tunes and ...

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    Bit Parts - Roxie's Curse

    People of a superstitious bent have grounds to believe that the role of Roxie Hart in the Kander & Ebb musical "Chicago" carries with it a certain amount of bad luck. Shortly after the show originally opened on Broadway in 1975, co-star Gwen Verdon had to miss a month or so of performances because of throat problems; she was replaced as Roxie for that period by Liza

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    Fed Forsees Royalty Pact; SAG Remains Cautious

    Screen Actors Guild officials returned Friday from Geneva after a series of meetings on international royalties for actors. The guild execs were brief and cautious in their remarks on a possible new pact, while a federal official who attended forsees an agreement some time next

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    Kit Kat "Klubs" Roundabout, Durst

    The Kit Kat Klub, the original home of Broadway's 1998 hit revival of "Cabaret," has filed a lawsuit against the Durst Organization and the Roundabout Theatre, claiming breach of contract. The Kit Kat Klub is said to have wanted to extend "Cabaret"'s run there, while Roundabout maintains it ...

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    Equity, LORT Agree Three-Year Pact Brings Raises, Housing

    Going into negotiations with the League of Resident Theatres (LORT) three weeks ago, Actors' Equity Association listed among its priorities increasing salaries, free housing and per diems, and eliminating lottery

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    Three Theatres, Offering Intimate Settings, Re-open

    Three newly refurbished theatres are inaugurating their seasons, each house reflecting a widening and diverse audience for live entertainment in small, intimate spaces. They are the West Bank Caf 's renovated downstairs stage, renamed The Laurie Beechman Theatre in honor of the late cabaret singer; the Educational Alliance's Mazer ...

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