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    JIMMY CHRIST

    It sounds like a neat outrageous idea: a play about Jesus Christ's "less cool younger brother." The reality is a mistake even one of the older brother's miracles couldn't correct. In a television-oriented mush of bad old jokes played like outtakes from Leave It to Beaver, playwright ...

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    KILLING JAR JAR

    Presented by the Common Basis Theatre and Untimely Ripped Entertainment at the Common Basis Theatre, 750 Eighth Ave., #500, NYC, April 11-28.

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    MARIA STUART

    Presented by the Brooklyn Academy of Music at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House, 30 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY, June 12-16.

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    WORKING

    Crammed though it is with manic energy and activity, a current of desperation and bitterness runs through this production. Few of the laborers portrayed seem truly happy in their labors. The stonemason smiles placidly upon his work. The corporate executive chuckles greedily over his latest lucrative shenanigan. But the rest ...

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    Family Fare

    On August 17, 1973, in a small theatre just off Melrose, actor James Gammon and several warrior-artists pledged their talent to a new enterprise, the Met Theatre Foundation. The theatre opened with William Inge's Bus Stop, directed by Gammon and produced by Nancy Gammon.

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    Stage Spot

    Actor Ryan Culver attributes much of his career success to his positive outlook. But, from where we sit, his fastidious craftsmanship isn't exactly chopped liver. He's currently attacking a role fraught with dramaturgic land mines, and he astutely sidesteps each one.

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    Our Town

    Presented by Transport Group at The Connelly Theatre, 220 E. Fourth St., NYC, Feb. 16-March 3.

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    GYPSY

    Presented by Robert Fox, Ron Kastner, Roger Marino, Michael Watt, Harvey Weinstein, WWLC, casting by Jim Carnahan, at the Sam S. Shubert Theatre, 225 W. 44 St., NYC. Opened May 1 for an open run.

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    Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb Story

    Presented by Jim Kierstead as part of The Fourth Annual Midtown International Theatre Festival at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex, 312 W. 36 St., NYC, July 16-Aug. 3.

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    H.M.S. Pinafore

    Presented by the New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players at City Center, 131 W. 55 St., NYC, Jan. 16-18.