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    Chicago Theatre League Names New Executive

    The League of Chicago Theatres (LCT) has named Marj Halperin as its new executive director. The appointment, which follows an eight-month search, fills a leadership vacuum that began last December when Tony Sertich resigned the position under

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    Simon TV Lab

    The Roger Hendricks Simon Studio has begun a television training and production lab for actors, writers, and directors. Classical and contemporary scenes and monologues are explored and then videotaped. All work is developed by newly selected participants in the studio's Professional Lab master

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    Monday, Jan. 29, 2001, at 7:30 p.m. The Pasadena

    Monday, Jan. 29, 2001, at 7:30 p.m. The Pasadena Playhouse,

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    "THE LAST KENNEDY"

    Richard Culver (prod./dir.) is accepting submissions for The Last Kennedy, a digital conspiracy drama about the assassination of a presidential candidate. Shoot starts Mar. in San Francisco. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is no pay.

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    REGIONAL ROUNDUP

    LOS ANGELES - Springtime is obviously murder/mystery/musical time in the L.A. area. Jules Aaron's passionate staging of Peter Shaffer's Equus at The Pasadena Playhouse and Rupert Holmes' nail-biting thriller, Accomplice, at the La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts are two satisfying evenings of entertainment (both ...

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    BITS & BITES

    Rendering Unto

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    CASTING NOTICE POLICY

    Casting deadlines are Tuesdays at 12noon for the issue which is on the newsstand on Thursday, but we strongly urge you to bring your notices to us by 4PM Monday. Items may be mailed or brought in person to: Back Stage, 1515 Broadway, 14th fl., New York, NY 10036, Attn ...

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    LETTERS

    More Than

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    AFTRA's Scott Speaks With Strong Pro-Merger Voice

    The merger, of course, is with the Screen Actors Guild (SAG). The slow, plodding process has taken years and is close to fruition. And while some SAG anti-merger members might like to consider a few current obstacles as merger killers, Scott seems confident that a new union is near at