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    Apollo Goes Legit at Last: "Rent' Open Casting Call Oct. 26 Widens Venue's Usage to Theatre

    In line with its long tradition of making major stars of relative amateurs, Harlem's legendary Apollo Theatre will host open auditions for the Broadway and road productions of "Rent" on Oct. 26. The all-day call, beginning at 7 am, represents an inroad into legitimate theatre for the 125th Street ...

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    SAG Could Lose Support of Agents During Ad Strike

    The recent collapse of the tentative agreement between the Screen Actors Guild and the Association of Talent Agents may have serious repercussions if SAG goes on strike next month against the TV advertising industry. SAG and AFTRA are gearing up for such a strike come Apr. 1, when their current ...

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    Equity, RMTA Make a Deal

    Equity has carved out a new three-year deal with the Resident Musical Theatre Association (RMTA), taking the two groups to the brink of the new millennium. The agreement covers union members at Sacramento Music Theatre and Pittsburgh Civic Light

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    Sharpton May Reprise Broadway Appearance

    As promised-or threatened, depending on one's perspective-the Reverend Al Sharpton and followers held a protest Tues., April 18 in Times Square. Demonstrators assembled on the median triangle at Broadway, Seventh Avenue, and 43rd Street for about three hours, protesting recent police shootings of unarmed black men and demanding the ...

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    SAG-AFTRA Act On Merger Road

    Repre-sentatives of the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists met this week in Nashville to further discuss a proposed merger of the two

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    Bistro Bits - Then and Now

    I FIRST SAW MARCIA LEWIS IN THE SHORT-LIVED 1972 Off-Broadway show "God Bless Coney," in which she played a character called Toula Gefilte. I have very fond memories of that performance, a brilliant musical comedy turn. A few years later, she did a virtuoso cabaret act at several clubs around ...

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