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    Welcome Knights of Velour!

    Costuming for Period films set in the days of knights, shining armor, and toothless peasants can be quite a challenge. Thankfully we arranged a brief interview with the master of King Arthur period clothing and part owner of "Wilde Knights Clothing Design" Chuck "Sir Galahad" Loosyer.

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    The Directors Roundtable

    Acclaimed directors discuss maintaining a vision, fighting with actors, and what to do with the MPAA.

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    Spotlight On...Dance

    Music relies on the pitches, dynamics, and colors of sounds, as well as lyrics, for characterization. But how is it done in dance?

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    Hail Britannia!

    Why would Americans travel across the ocean to Britain to study, starting anew in technique, living where one can barely understand the native speakers?

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    Welcome to New York

    All the inside information you need to live, work, and succeed in the rough and tumble world of New York City.

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    Back Stage Puts a Spotlight On the Best of the Web

    Back Stage highlights how web series can boost your career and features five actors from prominent online shows.

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    Where To

    The following is a list of New York area stage and film acting schools, teachers, and coaches organized alphabetically. Those asterisked (*) were contacted, but did not respond by press time; they were accurate as of January, 2003.

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    The List Issue

    Back Stage's staff is always trying to come up with fresh editorial concepts and, above all, present helpful, actionable information for actors and other performing artists. With that in mind, we present our first-ever List Issue.

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    Seven years on the faculty of NYU'S Tisch School

    Seven years on the faculty of NYU'S Tisch School of The Arts, Director of 5 Broadway Plays & 15 TV Pilots including SEINFELD.

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    Summer Training

    In anticipation of summer 2010, Back Stage looks at the various ways actors can stay busy in the sizzling season.