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August 2004


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On stage

The parts of the summer

This is not only in France that summer is the period of festivals and theatre : in the United States, it is also the period during which some soap-operas actors will take some holidays far from their daily role to test themselves on the stages.

Thus, this summer, the fans of Stephen Nichols (ex-Dr. Skyler Gates) will have had the occasion to discover him in the part Love Letters, with his wife Lisa Nichols, at the Laurelgrove Theatre in City Studio, California.

Those who prefer to him Robert Newman (ex-Kirk Cranston) will applaud him in the musical Nine at the North Shore Music Theatre in Beverly, Massachusetts, between August 24 and September 12.
Private life

After several months of separation, Eva LaRue (ex-Margot Collins) and John Callahan (ex-Craig Hunt) have just announced their divorce, after eight years of marriage. The couple has a two years and a half old daughter, Kaya McKenna (see the News of January 2002).

Eva and John remain nevertheless partners... of soap, since they are always both starring in All my Children on ABC (see the News of March).
Santa Barbara online
New sites

Two new sites to discover are born the following day of Santa Barbara's birthday :

First, Santa Barbara Stars is a Spanish site, axed on devoted to the current topics of the actors of the show. We can expect many recent photos of the actors, in the line of the site Robin Wright rules created by same the webmaster.

Then, a new Russian site : Shev's Santa Barbara page, which essentially proposes some videos of the show to download.

Happy birthday this month to...

04 : Crystal Chappell (Jane Kingsley)

05 : Tawny Kitaen (Lisa DiNapoli n░1)

06 : Louise Sorel (Augusta Lockridge)

       Nathan Purdee (Jed n░2)

07 : Sydney Penny (B.J. Walker)

24 : Frank Runyeon (Michael Donnelly)

25 : Ally Walker (Andrea Bedford)

26 : Wanda DeJesus (Santana Andrade n░4)

27 : Mark McCoy (Ken Mathis)

28 : John Allen Nelson (Warren Lockridge n░1)

       Russel Curry (Vic Boswell n░3)