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    Travis, Paxton 'Party' on at Lifetime

    Nancy Travis, Sara Paxton and Chelsea Hobbs are starring in the Lifetime original movie "The Party Never Stops: Diary of a Binge Drinker."

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    NBC Taps Arkin for 'Life'

    Adam Arkin is set to co-star opposite Damian Lewis in NBC's pilot "Life." Arkin will play a former chief financial officer who served time for insider trading.

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    Play7

    When you purchase an annual PLAY7 pass for $27, you can see as many L.A.-area plays as you want from the list of 25 member companies for only $7 per ticket. You can use the pass for any listed performance, but reservations are always recommended. This is a ...

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    Rants and Raves

    If "Assistant X to a Big Agent" wants to be recognized for who he/she is and not for where he/she works, why doesn't he/she keep a lid on what he/she does when making the rounds at parties and receptions? Or go masked?

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    The Breadwinner

    Keen Company, tracer of lost plays, brings us "The Breadwinner," a comedy-drama by W. Somerset Maugham, produced in London and New York in the early 1930s and pretty thoroughly forgotten since.

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    SKiNNY

    What could be more tempting in the dead of winter than the prospect of a week in sunny Italy? La MaMa E.T.C. is offering a retreat for playwrights in that idyllic setting. There's also a summer Shakespeare intensive at the Public Theater. But for right now, a ...

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    Networks: Take Risks for Ratings

    The best time to take chances on risky programming is when a network's ratings have slipped significantly.

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    Poll: 1939 Was Greatest Year in Hollywood

    British filmgoers consider 1939 -- the year of "Gone With the Wind," "Wuthering Heights" and "The Wizard of Oz" -- as the greatest year in Hollywood history, according to an Internet survey.

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    As Is

    "As Is," presented by the Blank Theatre Company at the 2nd Stage Theatre, 6500 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood. Thu.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 7 p.m. (Sundays only, beginning Feb. 8.) Jan. 24-Feb. 29. $20. (323) 661-9827.

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    Nat'l Orgs Join Americans for the Arts

    Two national arts groups, the State Arts Advocacy League of America (SAALA) and the National Community Arts Network (NCAN), have agreed to be folded into Americans for the Arts.