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    THE HOME

    Writer Julie Shimer has bracketed a perfectly pedestrian story set in a home for unwed mothers with a curious contrivance, but we'll get to that later. The home's primary fallen angel is Regina (Rachel Seiferth), whose indiscretion with a particularly fetching local lug named Junior (Zack Graham) results ...

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    ROMEO AND JULIET: ANTEBELLUM NEW ORLEANS, 1836

    It's like test-driving a new car. Now that the salesman has put me in the top-of-the-line model and shown me bells and whistles I never imagined, I realize how superfluous most of them are and start thinking about the economy model. Thus it is with this inaugural production at ...

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    Harm's Way

    It's a grim, eloquent, tautly written play, skillfully directed by Steve Zuckerman on a bleak, all-gray set. Stehlin richly captures the grief and gravitas of a career officer who must face the fact that his personal hell has become enmeshed with the hell of war.

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    ORDER MY STEPS

    Midway through its Faith-Based Theater Cycle, which began in 2001, Cornerstone Theater Company is still not settling for easy answers. That, of course, would be insulting when tackling an issue as complex and dire as AIDS in the African-American community and the effect this disease has had on communities of ...

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    Bitterroot

    Presented by and at La MaMa e.t.c., 74A E. Fourth St., NYC, June 7-24.

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    MY LIFE WITH ALBERTINE

    Presented by and at Playwrights Horizons, 416 W. 42 St., NYC, March 13-30. Casting by James Calleri.

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    BALLET PRELJOCAJ

    Presented by BAM as part of the 20th Next Wave Festival, at the BAM Harvey Theater, 651 Fulton St., Brooklyn, NYC, Oct. 16-19.

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    Man of La Mancha

    Presented by David Stone, Jon B. Platt, Susan Quint Gallin, Sandy Gallin, Seth M. Siegel, USA Ostar Theatricals in association with Mary Lu Roffe, casting by Bernard Telsey Casting, at the Martin Beck Theatre, 302 W. 45 St., NYC. Opened Dec. 5 for an open run.

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    WILL AND THE GHOST

    Presented by Tobacco Bar Theatre Co. Inc. & Three Wise Monkeys at The Third Annual Midtown International Theatre Festival at Raw Space, 529 W. 42 St., NYC, July 11-Aug. 4.

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