Philip Justin Smith, 33, an agent-in-training at talent agency Judy Schoen & Associates, died Sept 17, at a Los Angeles hospital from complications of AIDS.

Smith, a Nebraska native, was an actor and a dancer in San Francisco before moving to L.A. He joined Judy Schoen & Associates as an assistant, and advancing to agent in training two years ago.

A memorial service will be held tonight at 7:30 at the Gingham Garden restaurant, 123 N. Larchmont Blvd.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the APLA Writers Workshop. As a member of the workshop, Smith did public readings, one of which was broadcast on National Public Radio.

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