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    Modigliani

    "Modigliani," presented by Circus Theatricals at the Elephant Theatre, 6322 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood. Thu. 8 p.m. May 12-Jun. 9. $15. (888) 811-4111.

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    Serious Laughter

    Triggering and sustaining spontaneous laughter night after night onstage, or take after take on-camera, can be an intimidating prospect. For many actors it's even more difficult than crying on cue. Yet it's something you can learn to do.

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    August Wilson Honored

    Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson will receive The American National Theatre Arthur Miller Founder's Award for distinguished achievement.

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    'Lennon' Cancels Boston Show to Retool

    "Lennon," the new musical celebrating the life and songs of John Lennon, has canceled its Boston tryout to retool for the show's Broadway opening, still scheduled for July 28.

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    'Doubt' Routs Lortels; 'Spelling Bee' Also Scores

    For two decades, the Lucille Lortel Awards have saluted superlative work Off-Broadway, and the 20th annual honors were distributed on Mon., May 2.

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    Video-Game Talks Extend

    A potential strike by actors against several leading video game companies was averted last Friday when negotiations were extended for a third time.

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    EdgeFest 2005 Picks up Steam

    The upcoming annual Edge of the World Theatre Festival (EdgeFest), Oct. 6-23, has announced that all performances will take place at the Los Angeles Theatre Center, 514 S. Spring St., in downtown L.A.

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    Reynolds Foundation Pledges $50M for Vegas Performing Arts Center

    In what could be interpreted as the strongest sign yet that Las Vegas no longer sees itself as just Sin City but as a growing center for legitimate theatre, the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation has pledged $50 million over the next six years toward the construction of a world-class performing ...

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    Obituaries

    Trude Rittmann, 96, Broadway Arranger

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    Birthday Girl

    "Birthday Girl," presented by and at the Promenade Playhouse, 1404 3rd St. Promenade, Santa Monica. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m. (Also Sun. 7 p.m., Feb. 20). Feb. 17-Mar. 19. $15. (310) 656-8070, ext. 10.