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    "LA GRANJA"

    Alex Mebane (dir.) is accepting submissions for La Granja, a TV show. Three-month shoot starts Mar. 19. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is pay.

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    REEL OPPORTUNITIES: On Location - Behind Bars With HBO's "OZ"

    "I know it's often hard to watch," says creator-producer Tom Fontana with a wicked grin, as he discusses HBO's "OZ," his latest hit series, beginning its third successful season this June. The show features murderers, drug dealers and addicts, racists, child-molesters, and just about every twisted type of ...

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    FULLY COMMITTED

    In a tiny dungeon of a room, pathetically decorated with Christmas lights and a few cardboard cutouts of Santa, sits Sam, a reservations operator for a New York "it" restaurant. Above him, people with names like Bunny Van de Veer dine on a menu of "global fusion," including Tureen of ...

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    "NEW LOOK"

    Jay Wilson (prod.) is accepting submissions for New Look, a beauty commercial. Three-day shoot starts Feb. 26. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is pay.

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    "HAPPY ENDINGS"

    Chris Fernando (dir.) is seeking a sound recordist/boom operator with equipment preferred, 1st and 2nd A.C., and gaffer for Happy Endings, a sync-sound 16mm short about a writer trying to finish a story. Three-week shoot starts Feb. 24. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is some pay. Send ...

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    THE TROJAN WOMEN

    Perhaps our society no longer understands theatrical beating of breasts and tearing of hair, but there were many weeping in the Lowell Davies Festival Theatre Sept. 10, where the Old Globe Theatre's production of Euripides' anti-war tragedy, The Trojan Women, nightly brings home the human toll exacted by war.

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    Second Stages' New Theatre Means an Add'l 17,000 sq. ft.

    On July 1, Second Stage Theatre (SST) unveiled plans for a separate, second theatre space that will operate simultaneously with the original SST on Broadway at W. 76 St. SST's second stage will be located on the second floor of the old Manufacturer's Hanover Bank building at 681 ...

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    FOUR COMPANIES TO WATCH ..and the forces behind them

    Theatre MakersEvery six months, Back Stage West/Drama-Logue looks at four noteworthy West Coast theatre companies. Profiled in the past: San Josƒ Repertory Theatre, Ensemble Theatre Company, Bilingual Foundation of the Arts, and Pacific Resident Theatre (1/29/98); Magic Theatre, Celebration Theatre, The Pasadena Playhouse, and La Jolla Playhouse ...