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    Ghosts Past and Present

    "When I turned the key to my grandmother's door a few weeks ago, I expected to find her waiting for me behind it as she always did. Instead, all I found was an apartment full of memories."

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    Serve No Review Before It's Time

    "Gentlemen's agreement" is an archaic term that is nevertheless perfect for describing the unwritten contract between publications and theater producers known as the "review embargo."

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    The Integrity of Teaching

    My approach to teaching has evolved considerably since I began this journey.

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    Managers: Who Needs One and What Do They Do?

    So who needs a manager? In the best of all possible worlds, every actor, especially at the beginning of a career, would have one, says Tom Ingegno, a New York-based manager with the bicoastal firm OmniPop.

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    NYC Production Listings

    Back Stage lists major U.S. film and TV productions that are currently casting or accepting submissions. On this page you'll find productions occurring in the greater NYC area, including the five boroughs, Long Island, Westchester, northern New Jersey and Connecticut. In addition, we list Broadway and Off-Broadway productions ...

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    Horror Show

    Tina Illman may be the producer and star of the horror film Reeker, but she wasn't necessarily a fan of the genre to start with. "I watched horror films when I was younger, I think because I wasn't allowed to," she says. But when she and her husband ...

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    Glossary of Terms

    GLOSSARYABBY SINGER - The shot before the last shot of the day. Named in honor of former first A.D., Abby Singer, who used to call the last shot of the day one shot too early.

    ACTION!- The command from the director for the scene to begin. It indictes that the ...