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German reporters with foreign roots fight racism in theater

...revealing hate mail filled with cliches and abuse - and seeks to combat it with humor.The journalists, none of them professional actors, confront prejudice head-on in the show. But they also use irony, poking fun at the stereotypes by appearing...
Comedy for a Cause event to benefit NAMI Juneau

...performed in "Songs of the Redhead: the Music of Danny Kaye," which has been seen all over the United States. A professional actor, he appeared on Broadway in the 1971 revival of Leonard Bernstein's "On the Town," starring Bernadette Peters...
For director Maynard-Losh, 'Treasure Island' marks a homecoming

...manages many different outreach programs, from after school workshops for kids to skill-building seminars for professional actors.One recent project, called Voices of Now, took her and three other members of her team to India, where they...
STAR takes journals to the stage

...script, memorize it and get into the guts of their character and perform," said director Kevin Gilbertson, a professional actor and teacher from Minneapolis. "That's a challenge, especially in a musical. They've conquered that because...
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Weekend Best Bets

...the kids were belting out classic Shakespeare lines with more passion and conviction than I've seen from professional actors. They appear to be utterly committed to the material from entrance to exit, and the dark and humorous themes...
Atlanta man presents all 20,000 words of Gospel of John

Four years ago, Georgia actor Brad Sherrill took time off from his job as a professional actor in Atlanta and set about learning all 20,000 words of the fourth Gospel - the Gospel of John. He had a copy of the New International...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...based on theater-based improvisational techniques. Press, a graduate of the Yale School of Drama, has been a professional actor and teacher for more than 25 years. The first half of the workshop will focus on general writing and the second...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Professional actors help teachers see literature in new ways By ERIC FRY THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Three teachers stand on chairs, arms up and fingers stretched...
Perseverance opens classic drama 'A Raisin in the Sun'

...Brown, Lance Mitchell, Chris Talley, DeAndre Howard King and Michael Patterson. The cast also includes five professional actors from the lower 48: Lizan Mitchell, Shannon Dorsey, Jamil Mangan, Corey Spruill and Keith McCoy."A Raisin...
'Bigfoot' to open this weekend, also plays at both high schools

...Jerry Demmert, Allison Holtkamp, Erika Rothchild, Ryan Curley and Rick Silaj. The cast also includes four professional actors from Anchorage and the lower 48: Rachel Landon, Eric Cover, Keith McCoy and Enrique Bravo.The story involves...


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