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    Talking Up

    Apparently there's nothing the matter with kids today. In fact they're nearly running the show at Laguna Playhouse's Youth Theatre production of And Then They Came for Me: Remembering the World of Anne Frank, by James Sill, playing this weekend.

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    NEW YORK NOTES: Under the Wire

    The Gotham theatre scene is now in the grips of award fever. The Tony and Drama Desk nominations were announced with their usual accompanying furor. Half of Broadway was incensed that Kevin Spacey did not receive a Drama Desk nomination for The Iceman Cometh, while the other half was screaming ...

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    CHICAGO CUES

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    Equity PWD Chair Calls ADA Rulings Good for Disabled

    When the U.S. Supreme Court recently cast a narrower definition for those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), advocates for the disabled shouted "Foul!" Some even claimed that the high court misinterpreted the act's

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    SAG-AEA-AFTRA Agents

    The following agencies in the New York City area are franchised with Actors' Equity Association, Screen Actors Guild, and/or the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, and have been compiled from the most recent union lists. Agencies are indicated (E) for Equity, (S) for SAG, and (A) for ...

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    Clinton Wants $150M for NEA: Will Congress, Its Eyes on Surplus, Glance at Spending Caps?

    President Clinton has raised the bar on his efforts to increase funding for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Within a $1.84 trillion budget unveiled this week, the President called for a fiscal 2001 arts budget of $150 million, a substantial increase over the endowment's current $97 ...

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    Genie Awards To Andrews, Wooster, Alcott

    Julie Andrews, The Wooster Group, and Todd Alcott's production of "A Pound of Flesh" are the winners of the 1997 Genie Awards. The two-year old honors, given out by the nonprofit company The Genesius Guild, acknowledge a theatre professional, a theatre company, and a theatrical production which each "make ...

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    Equity Creates New York Regional Post

    Actors' Equity Association is currently seeking a candidate to fill the union's newly created post of regional director for its New York office. While the Equity positions of western regional director and central regional director have been around for some time, up until now no corresponding New York post ...

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