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    Analysis: Is PBS Shooting Other Foot with Canadian Bullet?

    The Public Broadcasting System announced this week a new $40 million block of children's animated programming based on titles by top authors. While the pact is educationally commendable, it could create a quagmire for PBS, which has already reaped Congress' ire by sharing donors' mailing lists with political groups ...

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    TECHNIQUE: Private training that will build a

    TECHNIQUE: Private training that will build a strong, dependable voice. Areas of focus include belting, range and flexibility. Emphasis on vocal freedom, singing with out a break, emotional as well as vocal dynamics.

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    Top U.K. Stars Endorse Equity

    (BPI) LONDON Leading members of the British acting establishment are throwing their star power behind U.K. actors union Equity's efforts to negotiate a new "cinema film agreement" with the Producers Alliance for Cinema and Television, the union said last week.

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    Los Angeles–based writer-director; film

    Los Angeles–based writer-director; film credits include Stick It

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    Survey: Minorities Hold More TV Jobs

    Nearly one-quarter of television news jobs are held by minorities _ the highest percentage ever, according to the Radio and Television News Directors Association.

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    B'Way Producers Seek Post-Disaster Union Concession

    Broadway producers, in a panic over the possible effects of last week's terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, called for a series of meetings with guilds and unions this week, at which they requested changes to longstanding regulations.

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    ATPAM Boycotts Tony "Playbill"

    The Association of Theatrical Press Agents and Managers (ATPAM) has withdrawn an ad which it had reserved in the Playbill of the 1997 Tony Awards. The action was taken in objection to the ceremony's being held at Radio City Music Hall, a venue where ATPAM is not

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    Knowing where you fit in the above statistics

    Knowing where you fit in the above statistics should be part of your understanding of how the commercial industry works. Note that the overall talent pool is split almost evenly between men and women. There is also a direct correlation between the ethnicity and gender of the actors booked and ...

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    Should Actors Prepare Their Own Returns?

    First of all, I should state up front that I am a paid preparer of taxes, and my associates and I are very confident that we earn our fees.