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Contents: AACTFest 2015; AACT - The Connection Resource for America's Theatres; Current Theatre Trends; Auditioning - A Look from the Director's Chair; Elite Commercial Members; Spotlight on Boards: Whose Theatre is It, Anyway?
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Contents: New AACT.org, Current Theatre Trends, AACT NewPlayFest, Passion for Performance, new 501(c)(3) Application, Spotlight on Boards: The Roles Board Members Play.
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Contents: aactWorldFest 2014, AACT NewPlayFest, Designing a Perfect Season, MTI Joins AACTFest 2015 as Presenting Sponsor, Vereen Lifetime AACT Member, Boards in the Spotlight: "If I Only Had a (Whole) Brain"
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Contents: Join In AACTFest 2015; Time to Enter Scripts for AACT NewPlayFest 2016; AACT NewPlayFest Premieres; Arts Advocacy Day; Directing: Blocking as a Visual Score; Boards in the Spotlight: "Raindrops keep Falling on My Head"
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Contents: Reviewers Needed for AACT NewPlayFest; AACT NewPlayFest Productions Continue with Premieres in California and Connecticut; aactWorldFest; Theatre Sound on a Shoestring Budget; AACT National Awards; Spotlight on Boards - My Kingdom for a Horse!
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Contents: AACT Conferences; aactWorldFest Update; AACTNewPlayFest Presents "The Seamstress;" Developing and Applauding Volunteers; New AACTFest 2015 Handbook; AACT Election Candidates; Spotlight on Boards: Ask Not for Whom the Bell Tolls.
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Contents: AACTWorldFest 2014; AACTNewPlayFest; AACT... A Place to Belong; How to Create a Dynamic Senior Theatre Program; The Penguin Project; Elite Commercial Members; Spotlight on Boards - Let's Start the New Year Right!
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Contents: Mondial du Theatre 2013 (International Festival and Congress); AACTWorldFest 2014; Broken Arrow Community Playhouse Travels to Canada; How to Raise Money for Festival Travel; AACT Member Benefits; Spotlight on Boards: How Do Things Work Around Here?
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Contents: AACTNewPlayFest; AACTFest Wrap-Up; Keeping Kids Safe; How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare; Hit the Road with Your Kids; Spotlight on Boards: What We Do For Love - or Whatever.
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Contents: AACTWorldFest 2014, "Festival in Paradise"; ASCAP & Other Discounts; AACTFest National Companies; Developing a Marketing Communications Strategy; Underwriting Information: What Are "Loss Runs"?; 2013 Arts Advocacy Day.
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