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    The New Media Have Arrived - Almost: CD-ROM may not be the revolution once heralded, but no one can deny that we're all caught in the World Wide Web.

    The website for the Los Angeles company that hopes to become the West Coast's pre-eminent digital casting agency says it all: On a sunny yellow single web page flash the words "Still Under

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    Daniels Discusses SAG's Next Move

    illiam Daniels, the Screen Actors Guild national president, walked into this week with two choices: (1) dwell on failed negotiations of the historically long commercials strike; or (2) take on the strike with a raised level of dedication while prepping for other major issues facing the guild this fall through ...

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    Production Notes

    Dear Tombudsman: What advice can you offer on co-producing separate one-acts with strangers?

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    City Postpones Charges for Child Actor Permits

    New York City's Administration of Children's Services (ACS) has abandoned a plan to start charging child actors for the privilege to work, thanks to an onslaught of calls from angry parents.

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    BACKLOT BUZZ

    Peter Berg Transfers to Another TV

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    Tech Tools

    Once upon a time it was assumed that without Microsoft Word or WordPerfect, you couldn't write. But these programs aren't cheap—except when they come with your new computer—and they typically offer more features than most normal people (I say this knowing actors aren't normal people ...

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    >The Spiegeltent. An opulent tent made of

    >The Spiegeltent. An opulent tent made of canvas, glass, teak, mirrors, brocade, and billowing velvet, the Spiegeltent presents the lush world of European cabaret with an eclectic mix of cutting-edge local and international musical, vaudeville, theatre, comedy, and circus performers. Pier 17, South Street Seaport, Manhattan. See www.spiegelworld.com ...

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    Charlotte Rep's Artistic Agony

    The drama began behind closed doors at Charlotte Repertory Theatre in 2001. Convulsive shakeups -- in personnel, production practices, and repertoire -- began within months.

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    Laugh Factory to Host Thanksgiving Feast

    The Laugh Factory will host its 28th Annual Thanksgiving Day Feast on Nov. 23 for performers and craftspeople.

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    Just before the final segment of her horrid

    Just before the final segment of her horrid production of Snow White, presented at the Kitchen (March 14–24), choreographer-writer-designer and featured performer Ann Liv Young turned to the audience and explained that she welcomes negative reactions to her work. After a show in Amsterdam, a man described her performance ...