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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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    Economic Study - Film, Cable Rise Foreseen For the Next Five Years

    (BPI) Despite projections for dampened U.S. economic growth amid the global slowdown, solid growth in entertainment, radio, television, and cable spending is forecast to propel communications industry revenue during the next five years, according to a major study released last

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    Broadway Scores Biggest Holiday Box Office Ever

    Buoyed by record-breaking box office receipts during the Christmas holiday week, the Broadway theatre industry is on course to enjoy its single highest-grossing season

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    Jackie's Legacy: Proponents of Coogan Law revisions aim at extending protection of children performers to all cases and all states.

    Jackie Coogan's last days on the television screen showed audiences a supporting actor nurturing his craft; a stocky, balding man with semi-sad eyes and excellent timing. But in his first films in the 1920s, Coogan was a child star-discovered by Charlie Chaplin-who captured audiences' hearts with his beautiful profile ...

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    "MULTICAMERA"

    John Kilker (dir.) is accepting submissions for Multicamera, a digibeta film for USC. Prod. Ose Oyamendan. Shoot starts Feb. 20. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is no pay.

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    Gillian Lynne: "Cats," Choreography, and The "World" Ahead

    A loud voice rang out from the audience gathered in the Winter Garden Theatre the night of June 19, the celebratory evening honoring the 6138th performance of "Cats"--when the musical became Broadway's longest-running production ever. Just prior to the show-stopping "Jellicoe Ball," a punishing ballet that keeps the ...

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    Council Plenary Set for Mid-May

    Actors' Equity Association will hold a National Council Plenary on May 15-17 in New York. At the three-day series of face-to-face meetings, topics submitted earlier by members will be debated, according to the union

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    ACTORS WE LOVE - Suzanne Irving: Full of Grace

    When the defrocked minister Shannon turns back to look at Hannah Jelkes in the final moments of The Night of the Iguana, he tells Maxine, the gal pal he's joining for a swim and a probable affair, "I want to remember that face. I won't see it

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    Interim Deals Bolster Strikers

    (BPI) LOS ANGELES-The list of companies that have signed interim agreements so that they can employ union talent on commercials during the actors strike against the advertising industry is growing every