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    McNally to Speak on "The Full Monty"

    The Dramatists Guild of America, Inc.'s presentation, "The Making of the Musical, 'The Full Monty' " will take place on Fri., Jan. 19, at 5:30 pm, at New Dramatists, 424 W. 44th St. (between Ninth and Tenth aves.).

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    DGA Decries Diverse Hiring

    "Industry employers have consistently failed to hire women and minorities in numbers that demonstrate any true commitment to the encouragement of diversity in the directorial team."

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    For your convenience, Back Stage is providing a qu

    For your convenience, Back Stage is providing a quick reference chart for the various acting schools and teachers. The six acting school categories below list by name or title in alphabetical order.

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    New York Announces Governor's Arts Awardees

    Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Horton Foote and Ballet Master Peter Martins of the New York City Ballet will be among the recipients of the 2000 Governor's Arts Awards, to be presented Mon., Nov. 20 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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    11/10 at 1PM at Capital Theater, 50 W. 200 S., Salt Lake City, UT.

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    Coming to Back Stage...

    "The reality today is that it costs lots of money to staff your company with well-trained and capable artists...and in light of the debt these students have amassed, I don't blame them for wanting a good job quickly. You can't eat, wear, or drive what's on ...

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    SAG Nominations Spread Acclaim

    "Chocolat," "Billy Elliot," "Almost Famous," "The Contender," and "Gladiator" each picked up three nominations Tuesday for the seventh annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. Each film was recognized for its cast in the ensemble category, along with "Traffic." On the TV side, NBC came out way ahead of any network or ...

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    Approaching a Role: Experts Talk on Technique

    Script analysis. Objectives. Actions. Internalizing. Externalizing. Interpretation. Trust. Terminology that's part of every actor's vocabulary. Though the concepts are taught by acting teachers and coaches everywhere, it's the emphasis of one or more of these areas, or variations on them, which create the various approaches to the ...

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    and cataloguing its archives while organizing the

    and cataloguing its archives while organizing the career materials of Carola Goya and Matteo for future release of their biographies. Goya and Matteo's career spans 70 years in American Dance—seven decades of concertizing, choreography, lecturing, researching, and writing. The team was named "Irreplaceable Dance Treasures" by The Dance ...

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    RSC's Henry VI Is Black

    Black actors in Shakespeare? Hardly a revolutionary concept. African-Americans were in Richard III in New York in 1821. Nevertheless, there has been more than a ripple of interest in the Royal Shakespeare Company's decision to cast David Oyelowo in the title role of Henry VI, which opens in Stratford-upon-Avon ...