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    ACTORS' TAXES: Paydays to Remember - Don't rely on the W-2s to tell you what you made. You could get a nasty surprise.

    Nineteen ninety-nine! What a concept! This could be a very interesting year. Congress is itching to give your Social Security pension to Wall Street just as the world economy seems ready for meltdown. Our medical system is the worst of any industrial country and getting worse. American corporations seem hellbent ...

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    More Free MDs at NYC Clinic for the Arts

    Physician Volunteers for the Arts (PVA), a free clinic for entertainment professionals, has expanded its services from one part-time doctor to 10 specialists and a low-cost referral network, thanks to a $100,000 grant from Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA). The service, which is sponsored by The Actors ...

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    Gore Requests Runaway Report

    WASHINGTON-Vice President Al Gore has asked the Commerce Department to investigate the runaway production phenomenon and issue a report by the end of next

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    Correction

    A photo was incorrectly captioned in our June 6 feature, "Making and Marketing an Indie Film." Manny Siverio, identified on page 25 as "calling the shots," was actually the stunt coordinator on "Love Walks In." The film's director is Juan

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    ACTORS' TAXES

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    CABARET MONTH HAPPENINGS

    During Cabaret Month, Back Stage lists artists appearing at various cabaret rooms around town. Call for further information on specific times, cover charges, and

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    Bryant Park to Shutter Ticket Booth

    The Bryant Park Music and Dance Half-Price Ticket Booth, source of discounted tickets to the theatre, ballet, opera, and other performances for 13 years, will close on June

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    Object Lessons

    Any child can turn a sandbox into a theatre: A shovel becomes an evil wizard. A plastic bucket is a king's castle. As we grow up, most of us lose this ability to endow inanimate objects with life and personality. But actors who work in puppet theatre can never ...

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    "SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST"

    Scott Baugh (dir.) is accepting submissions for Survival of the Fittest, a 35mm short. Shoot starts early Mar. Copy, credit, and meals provided. There is possible pay.

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    STYLIST, YETTA YOUNG PRODS.

    Yetta Young (prod.) is seeking a hair stylist and makeup artist for a film. Shoot starts Mar. 3. There is possible pay. Send resumé by Feb. 24 to 840 1/2 Waterloo St., L.A., CA 90026 or fax to (213) 483-6837.