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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012.
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'Impressionism' to close on Broadway

'Impressionism' to close on Broadway

NEW YORK, April 27 (UPI) -- "Impressionism," a new American play by Michael Jacobs, is set to close at Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre May 10, show representatives said.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 2, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Friday, Feb. 2, 2007.
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Today is Thursday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2006 with 332 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2005 with 332 to follow.
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Today is Monday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2004 with 333 to follow.
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Today is Sunday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2003 with 332 to follow.
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Today is Saturday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2002 with 332 to follow. This is Groundhog's Day.
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Michael Terry Weiss (born February 2, 1962) is an American actor best known for playing the title role in the television program The Pretender.

Weiss was born in Chicago, Illinois. His father was a steel-industry executive and his mother was a homemaker. He has a sister, Jamie Sue Weiss, who became a make-up artist for television and films. He went to Glenbrook North High School in Northbrook, Illinois, where he competed on the swim team, played basketball and was an active member of the student council. While in high school he also studied acting at the Second City workshop. He was honored with the school's distinguished alumni award at a ceremony in 2001. He attended college at the University of Southern California and graduated in 1984 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. He has also taken art history coursework at Harvard University and at Otis College of Fine Art & Design.

The acting career of Weiss started when he was a child, where he appeared in local TV commercials in Chicago. In 1980, at the age of 18, he had his first movie role as an extra in the movie Ordinary People. Shortly after his college graduation, he obtained his first major role as Dr. Mike Horton on Days of our Lives. He also worked for a while as a personal fitness trainer, where many of his clients were fellow actors including Pierce Brosnan and James Brolin. He is best known for his role on The Pretender as Jarod. He has also had roles in the movie Jeffrey, the animated series The Legend of Tarzan, and a recurring role on Crossing Jordan. He voiced The Nameless One, the protagonist of computer game Planescape: Torment.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Michael T. Weiss."
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