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    Obituaries

    Herbert Ross, 74, Director-Choreographer; Gloria Foster, 64, Actress

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    Bargain Brecht in Union Square Park

    Exile International Theater Company will present a free presentation of Bertolt Brecht's 1939 play, "Mother Courage and Her Children" at the George Washing-ton statue in Union Square Park (at 3rd Ave. and 14th St.) on Nov. 1-3 every night at 8 pm.

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    Emmys Finally Handed Out

    Amid tributes to victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and renditions of patriotic songs, the 53rd annual Emmy Awards finally took place on Nov. 4 at the Shubert Theatre in Los Angeles and were broadcast on CBS. The ceremony was delayed twice due to the attacks and America's ...

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    B'Way Producers Seek Post-Disaster Union Concession

    Broadway producers, in a panic over the possible effects of last week's terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, called for a series of meetings with guilds and unions this week, at which they requested changes to longstanding regulations. Among other concessions, the League of American Theatres and Producers ...

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    Resumes: Ready or Not, Be Real

    "I assume that the reason anyone engages a casting director is for efficiency," says casting director Joe McConnell. "Efficient, and innovative—someone's got to get the job of helping the director execute his or her ideal vision of someone for the role. So you're there to be resourceful ...

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    Little Shop of Horrors

    "Little Shop of Horrors," presented by Actors Co-op at the Crossley Theatre, 1760 N. Gower, Hollywood. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m. Sept. 21-Nov. 18. $20-24. (323) 462-8460.

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    Riskin Wins WGAw Presidency

    (BPI) LOS ANGELES-Victoria Riskin has become the first female president of the Writers Guild of America West in almost 50 years.

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    CHICAGO SHAKESPEARE'S CST FESTIVAL

    Chicago Shakespeare Theater has recently unveiled plans for its new CST Festival, a series of performances to be presented each fall and spring. The Festival will bring programs to the stages of Chicago Shakespeare some of the most remarkable performances of celebrated artists from Chicago, America, and abroad.

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    <b>Daily Dispatch</b>: Sept. 20, 2001: Disaster Fallout on Broadway

    The terrorist attacks of Sept. 11 have had a horrific impact on all of our lives, even in the theatre industry.

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    Red Carpet Rolled Up at Emmy Awards

    Workers hurriedly rolled up the red carpet, removed floral displays and carted off oversized decorative statuettes outside the Shrine Auditorium after the Emmy Awards telecast was called off Sunday.