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    US House Panel Cuts Funding for Public Television

    The House Appropriations Committee approved a bill on Thursday that would cut funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting by $100 million, or 25 percent, starting in October.

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    Sizemore Turned Down Role to Stay Sober

    Tom Sizemore said Thursday he recently turned down an acting job in Thailand to concentrate on overcoming his substance abuse problems.

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    NBC Gets Into Pilot Spirit

    NBC is taking an early start to the next development cycle with two drama pilot orders.

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    A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

    "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," presented by Performance Riverside at the Landis Performing Arts Center, 4800 Magnolia Ave., Riverside. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m. Jun. 3-18. $25-33. (951) 222-8100.

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    Tony Time: And the Winner Is...

    The 2004-05 season had its share of revivals. But there were also a lot of new writers introduced to Broadway, as well as other new talent that graced the stages of the Great White Way. Will they be recognized with Broadway's coveted prize, the Tony Award, this year?

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    Equity Councillors Chosen

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    Looking For Normal

    "Looking for Normal," presented by and at Diversionary Theatre, 4545 Park Blvd., San Diego. Thu.-Sat. 8 p.m. (Sun. 2 p.m. May 22 & Jun. 5; Sun. 7 p.m. May 8 & 15). May 7-Jun. 11. $22-24. (619) 220-0097.

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    Flight

    Garth Wingfield's mostly absorbing biographical play based on the life of Charles Lindbergh boasts an impressive variety of dramatic devices and strong production values, not to mention a sharp, well-drilled cast.

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    TDF/Astaires Honor Butz, Decline Other Categories

    For the second consecutive year, Theatre Development Fund's TDF/Astaire Awards, which celebrate excellence in dance on Broadway, have declined to offer a slate of nominees. Indeed, when the list of honorees for the 2004-05 season was released on May 20, it contained only one winner: Norbert Leo Butz ...

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    Hayek Joins Jury at Cannes Film Festival

    Actors Salma Hayek, Nandita Das and Javier Bardem are among the members of the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival.