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    NEA Grants For NY Down By 50 %

    The National Endowment for the Arts' (NEA) fall and spring grant monies to New York's arts organizations have dropped nearly 50 percent between fiscal 1997 and FY98. Grants for not-for-profit theatre projects also have fallen, but by a lesser

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    ACTORS' DIALOGUE: Jon Cryer & Ben Daniels

    Controversy and compelling theatre frequently go hand in hand. Case in point: the Odyssey Theatre's holdover production of writer/director David Beaird's 900 Oneonta, which in its U.S. premiere continues to draw large and responsive audiences, following a critical reception that was largely rapturous but scarcely unanimous ...

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    Take Hart

    John Hart, the noted New York headshot photographer whose course at NYU's School of Continuing Education, "Taking Pictures of People," was sold out last spring, will be offering the same course again this fall. Hart is the author of 50 Portrait Lighting Techniques and Professional Headshots. His NYU course ...

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    FACE TO FACE: Norman Barrett - The Ringmaster's Big Apple Budgies

    Imagine a bird with a comic sensibility. Indeed, all eight of Norman Barrett's small birds‹parakeets, or budgies to be precise‹collectively demonstrate a keen sense of humor. Each displays a distinct personality‹" 'tude" is a more accurate term‹and their timing is peerless. Sometimes they perform tricks with ...

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    By Company No. of Garlands

    By Company No. of Garlands

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    Exiting York Reflects on AFTRA's Success

    "We now have a vision of our future thanks to him," said Shelby Scott, national president of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA). "How to deal with the new century. You know how much the industry has changed. He felt AFTRA had to change to meet the ...

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    SAG Opposes Television Ratings Changes

    The Screen Actors Guild has joined the nation's writers and directors unions in opposing proposed changes to the new TV ratings

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    NEA Grants $1.4M for NY TV-Radio

    The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has provided 11 grants worth $1.44 million to New York City organizations for development, production and national distribution of radio and television arts

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    Karen Kondazian's The Actor's Way - Work Ethic

    "ER" casting director John Levey works to create an authentic audition environment.