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    Getting organized

    his is the fourth year you've spent in your apartment, and it just doesn't feel good anymore. The office you set up in the spare room has devolved into a storage area because you work in your brightly lit dining room most of the time. As your career ...

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    Dafoe 'Resurrected' for Schrader Film

    Willem Dafoe has signed on to star opposite Jeff Goldblum in "Adam Resurrected," a World War II Holocaust drama that Paul Schrader is directing.

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    Start here

    You're riding a subway home, inspired to do so by Al Gore's An Inconvenient Truth. Or you're reeling from another dose of inspiration, having seen Cherry Jones' astounding performance in Doubt. Film and theatre, each challenging your heart, mind, and conscience. You want to do both, and ...

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    Entertainers Plan Gennaro Memorial

    Singer Judy Collins, dancer Chita Rivera and cabaret star Barbara Cook are among the entertainers scheduled at a memorial performance on Monday at the Broadhurst Theatre that will celebrate the life of Broadway dancer-choreographer Peter Gennaro.

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    Writers Guild Yeas FCC Study

    "The FCC has set down the path to shaping the rules for what every American will see on TV and in movies or read in newspapers or on the Internet for much of this new century," Victoria Riskin, president of the Writers Guild of America west, said last week.

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    NYTW Offers Artists-of-Color Fellowships

    New York Theatre Workshop is accepting applications for its artists-of-color fellowships, which include residencies for both emerging and early-career writers, directors, and designers. This is the eighth season the company has offered the fellowships.

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    Dance Theatre of Harlem's Variety

    Dance Theatre of Harlem's Variety

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    Urban Legends

    As the fall picks up steam, it's great to receive so many press releases and invites. (Have you sent yours? Make sure to give four weeks notice, or at least mail as early as you can.) Since fall is a time when there's always an increase in materials ...

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    Comedy of Errors

    No doors slam in The Aquila Theatre Company's production of William Shakespeare's "Comedy of Errors," but the show exudes from start to finish both the madcap air and split-second timing of grand farce