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Hollywood actors, musicians, students applaud LAUSD's vote to add arts ed to ... - Los Angeles Daily News

Hollywood actors, musicians, students applaud LAUSD's vote to add arts ed to ...Los Angeles Daily NewsThe Los Angeles Unified board voted unanimously Tuesday to make arts education a core part of the curriculum following impassioned pleas from...
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Pittsburgh actors recall thrills of 'Wallflower' set - Tribune-Review

Pittsburgh actors recall thrills of 'Wallflower' set - Tribune-Review | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
Pittsburgh actors recall thrills of 'Wallflower' setTribune-ReviewDripps, 20, an English and acting major at Robert Morris University, was at work as one of the background actors on set of “The Perks of Being a Wallflower.” “There was something...
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Theatre Review: This House @ National Theatre | Londonist

Theatre Review: This House @ National Theatre | Londonist | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
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Ellen Page Describes Video Game Work as a 'Crazy Acting Bootcamp' - Hollywood Reporter

Ellen Page Describes Video Game Work as a 'Crazy Acting Bootcamp' - Hollywood Reporter | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
Hollywood ReporterEllen Page Describes Video Game Work as a 'Crazy Acting Bootcamp'Hollywood ReporterWith a script of about 2000 pages, the project is what Page calls similar to a working in a “crazy acting bootcamp.” The process for Page wasn't...
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Looks Like The Muppets Are Headed To The Stage | Bleeding Cool ...

Looks Like The Muppets Are Headed To The Stage | Bleeding Cool ... | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
But I don't think I've missed my chance to see Jim Henson's finest in the fuzz, because a couple of new domain registrations show traces of a Disney plan to take them to the stage, both in Broadway and On Tour.
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Are Actors More Emotionally Vulnerable?

Are Actors More Emotionally Vulnerable? | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
"I think in performing artists, there's an incredible tolerance to accept emotional abuse from people," Thomson told Back Stage. A former dancer, she is fascinated with the psychology of actors and performing artists.
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Let me down Easy, a must-watch performance

Let me down Easy, a must-watch performance | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
PBS airs Anna Deavere Smith’s solo performance of Let Me Down Easy, which blends theatrics, journalism and social commentary about Healthcare.
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Shakespeare to hit the Chicago parks as CST presents free tour of ...

Shakespeare to hit the Chicago parks as CST presents free tour of ... | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
“We have theater and dance and visual arts programs throughout the city all the time, but this is a big deal for us because it involves such a high-profile organization as Chicago Shakespeare Theater,” says Carla Mayer, arts and ...
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Shakespearean actors reign over 'King John' production - Newsworks.org

Shakespearean actors reign over 'King John' production - Newsworks.org | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
Shakespearean actors reign over 'King John' productionNewsworks.orgPart of our goal is to try to get a little closer to the energy an audience member might get in an Elizabethan playhouse.
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OBIES 2012: Don't Dress for Theater - Page 1 - Theater - New York - Village Voice

OBIES 2012: Don't Dress for Theater - Page 1 - Theater - New York - Village Voice | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
Like most theater critics, I am a slow learner. (Why else would we still be theater critics?) So I didn't realize, until last month, that the Broadway League was trying to kill me.
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How Theater for Young People Could Save the World

How Theater for Young People Could Save the World | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
So much of toxicity in this world comes from a collective draining of empathy. We don't understand each other, and we don't want to. But theater forces us to empathize.
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Ten Things Theaters Need to Do Right Now to Save Themselves by Brendan Kiley - Seattle Theater - The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper

Ten Things Theaters Need to Do Right Now to Save Themselves by Brendan Kiley - Seattle Theater - The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
Ten Things Theaters Need to Do Right Now to Save Themselves - A Much-Needed List of Advice for Theaters - Everything you need to know about Seattle theater is in The Stranger.
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IAmTheatre's Channel - YouTube

IAmTheatre's Channel - YouTube | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
I AM THEATRE captures pivotal moments in the lives of theatre-makers in an online video series.
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Stage review: RGB | Prague Monitor

Stage review: RGB | Prague Monitor | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
But soon, I began to buy in as the next character entered the stage with a small, red plastic bag. His interactions with it were at once playful and strangely domineering; a stark contrast to the desperate escape of the first ...
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Hecate Theatre

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Hecate Theatre - Bristol’s finest all-female theatre company. (We're always on the look out for new creative collaborations
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Please visit our site to see what we do!
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The Arts and Creative Problem Solving . Education . PBS Parents | PBS

The Arts and Creative Problem Solving . Education . PBS Parents | PBS | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
A parents guide to going to school, including what kids learn each year, learning disabilities, reading strategies and early math.
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The Strength of (Small) Numbers - New York Times

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New York TimesThe Strength of (Small) NumbersNew York TimesTao Dance Theater, appearing at Alice Tully Hall as part of the Lincoln Center Festival, is both dance and theater.
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Amateur actors bring interesting perspective to the film - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Amateur actors bring interesting perspective to the film - Pittsburgh Post Gazette | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
Amateur actors bring interesting perspective to the filmPittsburgh Post GazettePretty much nothing about Dwight Henry, movie star and owner of the Buttermilk Drop Bakery & Cafe in New Orleans, is typical.
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London's Theatre of the Damned preps "AS YE SOW" for Edinburgh Fringe - FANGORIA

London's Theatre of the Damned preps "AS YE SOW" for Edinburgh Fringe - FANGORIA | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
London's Theatre of the Damned preps "AS YE SOW" for Edinburgh FringeFANGORIAThe Theatre of the Damned, London's horror theater company are taking their blend of classic ghost story and techno horror to Scotland's iconic, annual theatre fest.
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Sofia Vergara & 'Modern Family' Actors File Lawsuit Against Studio - Fox News

Sofia Vergara & 'Modern Family' Actors File Lawsuit Against Studio - Fox News | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
CBC.caSofia Vergara & 'Modern Family' Actors File Lawsuit Against StudioFox NewsThe lawsuit filed in the Los Angeles Superior Court states that the actors contracts were violated according to California's “7 Year rule,” which does not allow for...
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Commentary: Behind the laughs and life of Sherman Hemsley - Examiner.com

Commentary: Behind the laughs and life of Sherman Hemsley - Examiner.com | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
Examiner.comCommentary: Behind the laughs and life of Sherman HemsleyExaminer.comLike most inspired African-American youth, Hemsley had dreams and moved to New York during the late 60's and early 70's where he pursued his vision of becoming an actor.
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OBIES 2012: What Off-Broadway Needs Now - Page 1 - Theater - New York - Village Voice

OBIES 2012: What Off-Broadway Needs Now - Page 1 - Theater - New York - Village Voice | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
It would seem churlish to say that Off-Broadway and Off-Off-Broadway lack for anything.
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Synetic, Studio Theaters Snag Most Helen Hayes Award Nominations (PHOTOS)

Synetic, Studio Theaters Snag Most Helen Hayes Award Nominations (PHOTOS) | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Awards season is finally upon us! No, we're not talking about the Oscars -- which are over with in any regard -- we're talking about the Helen Hayes Awards nominations that were released this week.
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World Theatre Day Message To Be Delivered By John Malkovich — TCG Circle

World Theatre Day Message To Be Delivered By John Malkovich — TCG Circle | On Stage and Off: Performance News | Scoop.it
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