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    Correction

    The "Music Houses That Jingle" listing (Jan. 31, page 27) mistakenly identified Big Rumble Music as only accepting tapes from singers for Spanish language jingles. Big Rumble produces English language commercials

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    The Actor's Way: Chemistry Lessons - Casting director Jeff Greenberg explains the last-minute changes that often occur when putting together the perfect pilot.

    For the last 13 years, Jeff Greenberg has been happily ensconced on the Paramount lot, where he cast Cheers for the final seven of its 11 seasons and Frasier for the subsequent six. Like most casting directors, he began as an actor, but, unlike most casting directors, Greenberg acted successfully ...

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    Auditions at a Glance

    In order to help Back Stage readers better manage their time, we're providing this day-to-day calendar of walk-in auditions for the coming week.. Complete details appear on the pages indicated. For all mail-in, by appointment, and future casting, refer to the casting pages beginning

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    Eastern Regional Equity Meeting Boasts Full Agenda

    Tony Award-winning actor Eli Wallach, and his wife, Tony nominee Anne Jackson, will be guest speakers at the Actor's Equity Association (AEA) Eastern regional membership meeting at 1 pm, Fri., Jan. 9, in the Equity building, 165 W. 46th St., in the Council Room on the 14th

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    Fringe Fest Seeks Volunteers

    The International New York City Fringe Theater Festival is looking for volunteers. The fest, which will feature 150 companies in more than 20 venues in and around New York's Lower East Side, will take place Aug. 13-24. Assistance is needed in all areas, including box office, media relations, and ...

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    Ott Named Seattle Rep Artistic Director

    Sharon Ott, who has led the Berkeley Repertory Theatre for the past 12 years, has been named the new Seattle Repertory Theatre artistic director. She will assume her role in July 1997, succeeding Daniel

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    "THE THRAUCO'S DAUGHTER" CREW

    Francisca Fuenzalida (dir.) is seeking a producer, UPM, and 1st A.D. for The Thrauco's Daughter, a sync-sound 35mm short about a 14-year-old girl who discovers that her father is the owner of the hacienda where her mother works. Six-day shoot starts late Mar. Copy, credit, and meals provided ...

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    "DARK FOCUS"

    Sebastien Roche-Lochen (dir.) is accepting submissions for Dark Focus, a non-sync-sound film for USC about four girls killed by spirits during a seance. Shoot starts Mar. There is no pay.

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    Correction

    In last week's news story on the Princess Grace Foundation (Back Stage 8/8/97), we failed to include information on applying for next year's round of grants. Eligible companies which have nominated artists in the past receive a mailing and application from the foundation in January of ...

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    Bit Parts

    "Caught in the