Saturday, March 24, 2001 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Snoopy: A Beagle With Brains Becomes Teachers' Pet

A year after Charles Schulz's death, a panel of scholars consider the political and aesthetic ramifications of "Peanuts," especially Snoopy.

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'Bloomer Girl': Of Feminism and Slavery By Bruce Weber

The feminism of the 1944 musical "Bloomer Girl," a revival being performed at City Center, links women's rights and slavery in a way that now feels politically correct rather than political…

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Equity & League's NBTA Debate Prompted John Ritter & Henry Winkler to Back Union, March 23

Pay attention, we told you that this story was going to grow... The League is put in a difficult position between their members who financially benefit from the non-union shows that tour their houses and Equity who does not want non-unions included in the awards. For the League to allow this to happen is to empower Equity in a jurisdiction that they should not have. It also opens up an anti-competitive lawsuit against the League and the awards from non-union producers such as Networks and Troika and their own presenters for non-competitive business practices.

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Producer Lane Closing Easy After Stage Stint, April 1

That is Stewart Lane, the producer/theatre owner, also known as Mr. Broadway. Nathan Lane has no intention of leaving The Producers. Right now.

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Spotlight On: Peter Filichia by Andrew Barrett

Lets learn something about the best writer on theatre today. He is pretty passionate about the biz!

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If you are not watching the Oscars on Sunday night:
Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices will perform their show "UNPLUGGED!" at Rutgers Presbyterian Church (236 West 73rd Street) at 8:00 PM. Tickets: $20.00. Call 212-768-0870. Portion of the proceeds go to Lena McPhadden-Gore Youth Theater (LYT) and to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. See the Broadway Inspirational Voices website at

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On another note, the Talkin'Broadway forum is down right now. There has to be a lot of chatterati that don't know what to do with themselves right now! It has a note that it will be back up and running by Monday. Monday!

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