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Stories by Thomas O'Connor
The Orange County Register
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By the time Margus ... Allikmaa heads home this month to Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia, after 12 weeks as a fly-on-the-office-wall at Orange County's South Coast Repertory, the managing director of the Estonian Drama ... « When Estonia was Soviet republic, about 80 percent of (the Estonian Dranna Tlieatre's) budget came from government. Now it is maybe 50 percent. Each theater must find a way to raise money. 9J
Margus ... Allikmaa
managing director, Estonian Drama Theatre
said in the halting English he acquired during four years of study in secondary school. (He also speaks Russian and Finnish.) "That is why we must
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MargusAllikmaa, managing director of the Estonian Drama Theatre, has observed the operation of South Coast Repertory in an exchange programTrgaSd^by Arts
nies ... managing director, MargusAllikmaa, is completing a three-month residency at Orange County's South Coast Repertory.
Located in Tallinn, capital of the newly independent Baltic republic of 1.6 million people