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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.

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    The It Misfits

    How Mike White and Jake Gyllenhaal have found their way inside--and outside--Hollywood

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    West End Theatre Is Tres Darn Hot

    It seems rather poignant that one of the main shows to have rejuvenated the West End in the aftermath of Sept. 11 is a good old-fashioned Broadway musical.

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    Latino Theatre Artists: Opportunity and Challenge

    Let's face it—Latino pop culture is hot right now. Consider the number of mega-selling crossover singing artists like Santana, Ricky Martin, and Gloria Estefan, to name a few. Latino actors are breaking out on the big screen as well. There's Jennifer Lopez and Rosie Pérez and Cameron ...

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    Hammerstein Award to McNally

    The York Theatre Company will bestow the 12th annual Oscar Hammerstein Award to dramatist Terrence McNally Mon., June 4 in a gala ceremony at the Laura Belle Supper Club, located at 120 W. 43rd St.