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    Summer Theatre Festivals Diverse As Snowflakes

    With summer upon us, can theatre festivals be far behind? Indeed, this season there are a plethora of festivals, bringing together more than 300 events. And they run the gamut—from solo pieces to ensembles, from spare productions to the most lavish, from the most "downtown" shows to those hailing ...

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    AGMA Sensitive to Arts Struggle

    The Boston Ballet has slashed expenses through staff cutbacks and the exodus of experienced dancers. Last week the company offered a private performance of "The Nutcracker" for $150,000 to bring in extra revenue.

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    hen Jeremy Piven won the Emmy Award last year for

    hen Jeremy Piven won the Emmy Award last year for his role as sharky, snarky agent Ari Gold, it was an emotional cap to a lengthy career of stealing scenes. Piven always shone in supporting roles in films as varied as Serendipity and Old School, and was a reliable and ...

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    ASK A CD

    New York, N.Y. Seven-time Artios Award winner; The Times They Are A-Changin', Lestat, Well, Dreamgirls

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    MPAA Reaching Out to Younger Membership

    This week, the 80-year-old organization will announce it's inviting one of the youngest people ever into membership — 12-year-old actor Dakota Fanning.

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    Rebel Without a Cause

    Hoods, nerds, and Eisenhower-era tailfin cars perfect for a climactic drag race are the images we should see.

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    Top Names Not Leaving or Loathing Las Vegas

    Backstage at the Hilton Theatre, there has been a top-to-bottom makeover: striking modern decor for the superstar dressing room and an inviting new VIP lounge for the important showbiz guests. Out front, there's new carpet, seating, sound, fancy lasers and arena-size effects. Even the snacks and souvenirs have received ...

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    Three Actors Sit Down with 'Frost/Nixon'

    Sam Rockwell, Toby Jones and Matthew Macfadyen are coming on board "Frost/Nixon," director Ron Howard's adaptation of the hit play.

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    Empty Space's Now-Empty Stage

    The Empty Space Theatre, a Seattle playhouse that for 36 years was dedicated to presenting new work, announced that it will close immediately because it has run out of money.

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    NBC Orders More Scripts for '30 Rock'

    NBC has ordered three additional scripts of freshman comedy "30 Rock."