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[Minnesota] More smoking drama coming to Minn. Capitol with bill to bar it from theatrical productions

A state senator wants to outlaw actors from puffing away as part of plays. Democratic Sen. Barb Goodwin of Columbia Heights introduced her bill doing that on Thursday. It's one of the rare exceptions to a state indoor smoking ban in public places.
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Jan 17, 2013 10:05
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[Pakistan] APWA, Pfizer organise anti-smoking play

All Pakistan Women Association (APWA) in collaboration with Pfizer organised a theater play entitled ‘Zehreela Dhuwan’ with Sheema Kirmani, featuring smoking prevention and cessation in women here at APWA Auditorium on Saturday evening.
Daily Times (pk)
added Jan 13, 2013 23:47
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Vintage Video: John Waters Puffs His Way Through Movie Theater Anti-Smoking PSA

"How can anyone sit through the length of a film, especially a European film, and not have a cigarette?" asks an incredulous Waters as he calmly inhales and exhales off his smoldering cig. "For years [the anti-smoking PSA] was only available as an extra
LAist (blog)
added Jan 7, 2013 15:55
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Texas Music Theater goes smoke-free

The Texas Music Theater (TMT) owners announced this week that the downtown performance hall will go smoke-free during ticketed shows, the first music venue in the city to do so.
San Marcos (TX) Mercury
added Dec 4, 2012 12:40
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[Israel] World first at Supreme Court: No smoking on stage

Justices rule tobacco smoke as "freedom of expression" on theater stages in Israel is superseded by right to health.
Jerusalem Post
added Dec 4, 2012 12:38
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Plot thickens after Israeli court forbids actors to smoke on stage

Israeli actors won’t be able to smoke on stage during a performance after the country’s Supreme Court has reversed the lower court decision allowing artists to smoke occasionally if it’s written into the play.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Dec 4, 2012 12:35
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[Pakistan] Smoking, tobacco-use on the rise among women

Classical dancer Sheema Kirmani has deplored that the habit of smoking among women of various age groups is on the rise, resulting in growing tobacco-related health complications for them. Following a play against smoking held at the Dow University of H
The News (pk)
added Nov 11, 2012 22:14
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PLOTKIN: Smoking at the Opera

In noticing that Carmen, perhaps the most tobacco-stained character in all of opera, returns to the Metropolitan Opera Friday, I began to think about the seldom-discussed topic of smoking in the opera world.
WQXR (New York Public Radio)
added Oct 20, 2012 13:37
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Smoke and fire between Taiwan Health Bureau and National Theatre

Performers on the stage of the National Theatre and Concert Hall in Taiwan have, for the first time in the 25 years since the establishment of the venue, been fined for smoking on stage.
Want China Times (tw)
added Oct 8, 2012 04:02
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[Taiwan] HUNG: To smoke on stage or not to smoke

a theatergoer in Taipei, bothered by cigarette smoking on stage at the National Theater in the heart of our not-so-beloved city, filed a complaint with our municipal health bureau more than four months ago. . . . A couple of minutes you're exposed to ci
The China Post (tw)
added Oct 8, 2012 02:25
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