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    In what he claimed was his first in-depth one-on-one interview with a reporter, British thespian Ian Holm spoke to Back Stage West on his first visit to Los Angeles in 40 years. Sincere, gracious, funny, complex, intelligent, and wise are just a few words that describe Holm, who humbly refers ...

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    Larson Heirs Sue, "Rent" Dramaturg Moves to Dismiss

    The heirs of "Rent" author Jonathon Larson have filed suit against a now-familiar opponent, "Rent" dramaturg Lynn Thomson. Thomson, meanwhile, has asked the court to dismiss the suit in a motion for summary

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    Mason Entertains At Voices Party

    Karen Mason and performers from the Broadway and cabaret worlds will perform at a Hearts & Voices party for the raffle drawing of the 1996 Four Corners of the World Sweepstakes at Tatou, 151 E. 50th St., NYC, from 8-11 pm. General admission is $25 in advance, $35 at the door ...

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    COLLEGE GUIDE TO THE PERFORMING ARTS: Profile: The National Theater Institute

    The National Theater Institute, held each fall and spring semester at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, in Waterford, Conn., is a "college" unlike any other. Housed in the O'Neill Center (which in summertime plays host to the prestigious National Playwrights Conference, and several like events), about 35 students ...

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    GARLANDS 1999: GARLANDS PROFILE - Going Downtown

    Zoo District continues to strive for an artists' community in urban L.A.-and to seek a warehouse of its

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    "Buckley's Finest Hour" Arrives

    The New York premiere of "Lord Buckley's Finest Hour," a biographical play about the late humorist, will be performed at Robert's, 50th Street and 10th Avenue, on Sat., Dec. 21, at 8:30 pm, and Tues., Dec. 31, at 9:30 pm. Tom Calagna and the Jazz Orchestra ...

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    BREAKOUT TALENT: Todd Louiso Embracing Fortune

    When asked how he managed to land such a plum role in High Fidelity, the new Stephen Frears-directed film starring and produced by John Cusack, Todd Louiso shrugged, blushed, and gushed, "I don't know. I got so

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    Guilds Remember Blacklist Era

    Four major entertainment industry guilds are planning to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the blacklist era with a special event, "Hollywood Remembers The Blacklist." The commemoration will be held at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills On Oct.