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    A Guide Thing

    In a recent issue of Writer's Digest, a successful author advised emerging writers to find themselves a mentor. Easier said than done.

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    B'way Producers Forge a British 'First-Look'

    Bob Boyett, who helped to bring Edward Albee's "The Goat or Who Is Sylvia?" and Suzan-Lori Parks' "Topdog/Underdog" to Broadway, and Bill Haber, whose Ostar Productions has backed everything from David Auburn's "Proof" to the Frank Wildhorn musical "The Scarlet Pimpernel," have set their sights on some ...

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    Finding Community

    CDs Maria E. Nelson and Ellyn Long Marshall know that locating the right actors sometimes means traveling to the right places.

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    Silver Writes 'Syracuse' Revival

    OK, so if you were reviving "The Boys From Syracuse," the 1938 Rodgers and Hart musical comedy, who would you enlist to redo the book? A guy who has authored such intriguingly titled plays as "Free Will and Wanton Lust," "Fat Men in Skirts" and "My Marriage to Ernest Borgnine"?

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    Film Flam, Extra Extras

    Dear Tombudsman:

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    Jolson: A Vaudeville

    This show's title pulls no punches. "Jolson: A Vaudeville" uses acts from a vaudeville program to tell the story of America's (self-described) greatest entertainer.

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    Unions Back Film Directors

    Robert Huntsman and Clean Flicks of Colorado, LLC, filed suit in U.S. District Court, seeking the Court's determination as to whether their editing practices are protected under federal copyright law.

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    Win Tickets to PASSIONADA!

    Samuel Goldwyn Films and BackStage.com invite readers to attend the red carpet Los Angeles PREMIERE of PASSIONADA, a new romantic comedy.If you live in Los Angeles or the surrounding areas, simply be one of the first 200 people to respond via email, and you will be sent a ...

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    Directors Play Well With Others

    Attendees at Directors Lab West considered collaboration in all its forms.

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    Four SAG Trustees Enter Fray Over Pension & Health

    SAG has sent a membership-wide email from four trustees of the SAG-Producers Pension and Health Plans -- all SAG members -- that criticizes "selective reading" of a benefits study by opponents of a SAG consolidation with AFTRA.