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    2003-04 College Guide to the Performing Arts: Dance Departments, 2003-04

    The following is a list of selected dance departments at colleges, universities, and conservatories in the United States offering degrees or certificates. Those that are members of NASD (National Association of Schools of Dance) are listed as such. Schools are listed alphabetically within each state.

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    SAG warns against signing GSAs

    The Screen Actors Guild issued an alert Friday after learning that a number of its members had signed general service agreements with talent agencies that stray outside the regulations of its now-expired franchise agreement.

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    CAA receives honor for giving

    When president Richard Lovett and his partners took over Creative Artists Agency in the summer of 1995 after the departure of co-founders Michael Ovitz and Ron Meyer, one of the first major decisions they made was not about clients or a deal, but about philanthropy.

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    Fiddler Falls From Roof

    Two days after BackStage.com ran a feature on Giocomo's Classic Dinner, owner Jenny Giocomo called it quits.

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    Pre-Vote Battle Highlights SAG-AFTRA Merger

    As the June 9 date approaches for ballots to go out on the proposed consolidation of SAG and AFTRA, opponents continue to fight for a foothold to get their positions known to members.

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    Time Zones Impact Live Television

    In an age where a few nanoseconds can mean the winning edge, many TV viewers are stuck hours behind.

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    Patrick Quinn Remains Actors' Equity President

    Patrick Quinn—who ran unopposed—has been re-elected to a second term as Actors' Equity Association president, receiving more than 88.8% of the votes cast in the secret mail referendum concluded on May 16.

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    2001 REGIONAL/RESIDENT THEATRE PROFILES

    Diversity is rife on the nation's stages as the 2001-'02 regional/resident season begins. In Back Stage West's eighth annual special section profiling theatres across the country, the menu of acting, directing, design, and stage management opportunities ranges from the traditional to the avant-garde. Seventeen theatres are ...

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    Golda's Balcony

    "Golda's Balcony," presented by the Wadsworth Theatre and Geffen Playhouse at the Wadsworth Theatre, 11301 Wilshire Blvd., Brentwood. Tue.-Thu. 7:30 pm, Fri. 8 pm, Sat. 4 & 8 pm, Sun. 3 & 7 pm. (Also Fri. 4 pm, Feb. 4; dark Feb. 6-8). Feb. 2-20. $20-64. (213) 365-3500.

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    Royal Shakespeare Co. Plans Theater

    The Royal Shakespeare Company outlined plans Thursday for a $150 million new waterfront theater complex on the site of its 69-year-old theater by the river in Stratford-upon-Avon.