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Composer Tod Machover Discusses How He Created 'Philadelphia Voices'

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How Rodgers And Hammerstein Revolutionized Broadway

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Sarah Kay: What Advice Would You Give Your Future Daughter?

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Sarah Kay: What Advice Would You Give Your Future Daughter?

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On Broadway, They Wear Pink: 'Mean Girls' Is Now A Musical

Cady (Erika Henningsen, left) wears pink along with fellow Plastics Gretchen (Ashley Park), Regina (Taylor Louderman) and Karen (Kate Rockwell) in the musical Mean Girls.Joan Marcus/Boneau/Bryan-Brownhide caption

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On Broadway, They Wear Pink: 'Mean Girls' Is Now A Musical

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Kim Jong Un Was 'Deeply Moved' After K-Pop Performance

A picture provided by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (back, center) and his wife Ri Sol-Ju (second row, sixth from left) posing with South Korean musicians after their performance in the East Pyongyang Grand Theater in Pyongyang.KCNA via KNS/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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John Legend Pulls From Familiar Roots To Play Jesus In 'Jesus Christ Superstar Live'

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John Legend Pulls From Familiar Roots To Play Jesus In 'Jesus Christ Superstar Live'

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Glenda Jackson Stands Tall, On And Off Stage

Glenda Jackson plays A, the eldest of the three women in the new Broadway production of Edward Albee's Three Tall Women.Brigitte Lacombehide caption

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Glenda Jackson Stands Tall, On And Off Stage

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Jose Antonio Abreu, Founder Of El Sistema Youth Orchestra, Dies At 78

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'Frozen' Hits Broadway, In 'A Sophisticated Dignified Adult Psychological' Way

Caissie Levy plays Elsa (left) and Patti Murin plays her sister Anna in the Broadway musical version of Frozen.Deen van Meer/Disney Theatrical Productionshide caption

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'Frozen' Hits Broadway, In 'A Sophisticated Dignified Adult Psychological' Way

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An 'Anna Karenina' For Our Times At Moscow's Bolshoi Theatre

The Bolshoi Theatre's new staging of Anna Karenina features Olga Smirnova as Anna and Andrei Merkuriev as Karenin.Elena Fetisova/Bolshoi Theatrehide caption

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An 'Anna Karenina' For Our Times At Moscow's Bolshoi Theatre

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Russia's Bolshoi Theatre Brings Anna Karenina Ballet To Modern Era

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Clint Smith: How Should You Raise A Black Son In America?

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Clint Smith: How Should You Raise A Black Son In America?

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Harper Lee's Estate Sues Aaron Sorkin Over 'To Kill A Mockingbird' Broadway Adaptation

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Cloning A Beloved Pet May Be A Tempting Idea, But There Are Pitfalls

Barbra Streisand, on stage with her dog, Samantha, who was cloned to create Miss Violet and Miss Scarlett.KMazur/WireImagehide caption

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Cloning A Beloved Pet May Be A Tempting Idea, But There Are Pitfalls

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