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    Out on the Edge Festival Doubles the Fun

    The third annual Out on the Edge Together Festival is scheduled to take place April 29-May 30, and Paul Nagle, playwright/festival executive director, says the full month of programming means that this year's gathering is double the length of the first two

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    GIVE THEM A REASON TO HEAR YOU: CHOOSING THE RIGHT MATERIAL

    Countless thousands of songs have been written. You're going to do a cabaret show and you've got to pick a dozen of them. How do you choose? A song may be quite wonderful, but is it right for you? Or for your

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    Coming to Broadway

    Performances of the acclaimed revival of Eugene O'Neill's "The Iceman Cometh" begin at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on March 29, with an official opening on April 8. The cast will feature several film and TV stars, including Kevin Spacey as Hickey, Robert Sean Leonard as Don Parritt, and ...

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    Further Than the Furthest Thing

    From its rustic opening to its climactic torrents of melodrama, "Further Than the Furthest Thing" tries on many hats, very few of them comfortably.

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    "Guys" and Solos

    In this age of ripped-from-the-headlines entertainment, it's amazing that the first piece of drama about the tragedies of Sept. 11 is not an explosion-happy action picture but an intimate drama performed in a small room close to Ground Zero. The Guys was written by journalist Anne Nelson at the ...

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    Drama League Goes for Heckart

    Eileen Heckart, who has said her starring role in "The Waverly Gallery" will be the last legit performance of her career, received a Drama League Distinguished Performance Award at a Fri., May 5 luncheon.

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    Williams Challenges Equity

    When the notorious non-union tour of "The Sound of Music" ended its run in March, most onlookers assumed it meant an end to the fractious bickering between the tour's star, Barry Williams, and Actors' Equity Association, the national union for stage performers.

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    "Lion" Second King Of New Amsterdam

    Disney Theatrical Productions has announced a stage musical version of the animated film "The Lion King" as the first full production to be mounted at the New Amsterdam Theater. Set to open in the fall of 1997, the show will succeed another royal tuner, a concert presentation of the new ...

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    Actorfest '96 Raffle Winners

    Subscriptions: Sandro Camarao, Wheatley Heights, N.Y.; Shelley Hallman, Providence, R.I.; Eric R. Moreland, New York, N.Y.; Elliott Williams, Ridgefield Park, N.J.; and Dennis Wilson, Weehauken,

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    Tarantara!Tarantara!

    "Tarantara! Tarantara!," presented by and at the Lamb's Players Theatre, 1142 Orange Ave., Coronado. Tues.-Thurs. 7:30 p.m., Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 4:30 & 8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m. Aug. 17-Sept. 23. $16-36. (619) 437-0600.