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Daily Rehearsal: AEA to get special Jeff award

“The Actors’ Equity Association will get a special Jeff award on October 15 “in recognition of their contributions to Chicagoland theatre.”

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- The Actors’ Equity Association will get a special Jeff award on October 15 “in recognition of their contributions to Chicagoland theatre. In addition to this year being their 100th anniversary, AEA was the original impetus in organizing the formation of a Chicago area theatre award program, which became the Jeff Awards.” In case it wasn’t clear, the AEA is a union for actors and stage managers.

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