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    CORRECTION

    In a recent review photo for The Nanjing Race (4/15/99) at the New Conservatory Theatre Center, the actor in the picture was misidentified. His name is Robert Wu. BSW regrets this

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    SUMMER STOCK

    CAROUSEL MUSIC THEATRE,

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    Union Boards Approve Resids Study

    The Eastern section of the joint board of directors of the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, in a key test of the proposed new contract covering film and primetime TV actors, has voted overwhelmingly to approve the unions' participation in a two-year study ...

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    Duke Foundation Gives $5.5M to Arts

    The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation has announced four performing arts grants totaling $5.5 million. The largest grant, $3 million, will be given to the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D. C., to endow new international arts

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    TCG Names Ben Cameron Exec Director

    Ben Cameron, a Target Department Store executive whose credits include a stint with the NEA, has been named the new executive director of the Theatre Communications Group (TCG). He will assume his post on June

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    Economy Fills Arts' Cup With Increased Giving

    Charitable contributions in the United States reached $150.7 billion in 1996, a jump of nearly $10 billion, according to a study released by the American Association of Fund-Raising Counsel (AAFRC) Trust for Philanthropy. And the arts community has benefited from this increased

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    AFM Addresses Concerns

    The American Federation of Musicians (AFM) Local 802 (the Association of Musicians of Greater New York) has taken an aggressive role this year in attempts to improve conditions for performers in professional theatre.

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    Hessinger Named to AFTRA Post

    Gregory Hessinger has been named assistant national director for news/broadcast at the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. He will assume his post in New York on June

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    TENN TRENDS : SoCal summer productions of and about Tennessee Williams reveal common concerns for re-theatricalizing the works of America's "writin' son."

    Tennessee Williams and summertime: For Americans, these two things are not merely complementary, like baseball and hotdogs, but seem fundamentally linked at some primal level of the national psyche. Something about the rising temperature turns us all into shades of Blanche, shadows of Amanda--or reflections of Stanley. When the thermometer ...