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Casting Directors On Broadway Seek To Unionize

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Celebrating 30 Years Of 'Fresh Air': Filmmaker And Theater Legend Elia Kazan

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Hal Prince was in his 20s when began working on Broadway, as an unpaid assistant to director George Abbott. In his nearly 70-year career, Prince has won 21 Tony awards. He's shown above in New York in November 1974. Jerry Mosey/AP hide caption

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'Prince Of Broadway' Pays Tribute To A Musical Theater Legend

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Remembering Broadway's Barbara Cook: 'My First Memories Are Of Singing'

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Okieriete Onaodowan had to learn both accordion and piano to play the role of Pierre in Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812. He ends his run on the show in mid-August. Chad Batka/Courtesy of Matt Ross PR hide caption

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There's No Easy Answer For Why 'The Great Comet' Is Closing

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Barbara Cook performs at the 120th anniversary of New York's Carnegie Hall in 2011. Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images hide caption

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Barbara Cook, Tony Award-Winning Actress And Singer, Dies At 89

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Our Backstage Pass Takes Us To The Wings Of London's Globe Theatre

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Poetry Of Failure Comes To Life At Chicago's 'Baudelaire In A Box'

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Fresh Air Remembers Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright And Actor Sam Shepard

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Actor Ed Harris Says Sam Shepard Was 'Iconically American'

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Hamilton-inspired cupcake toppers. It was only a matter of time before fans of the Broadway hit sought out culinary tributes to their most treasured folk hero. Courtesy of Alexis Murphy hide caption

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A Working Actor: Performing In 2 Different Plays On The Same Day

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Edward Albee, pictured here in 1967, won three Pulitzer Prizes over the course of his career. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Playwright Edward Albee's Incomplete Works May Never See The Light Of Day

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Set Designer Uses Broadway Experience To Design Times Square Restaurant

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After Anatevka: A Novel Inspired by "Fiddler on the Roof", by Alexandra Silber. Pegasus Books hide caption

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How 'Fiddler On The Roof' (And Writing Its Sequel) Helped An Actress Find Closure

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Jasmine Rogers performs a number as the Witch from Into the Woods. Henry McGee/NHSMTA hide caption

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'These Kids Are Insane': Jimmy Awards Celebrate Outstanding Teen Performers

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Broadway Chanteuse Barbara Cook: 'My First Memories Are Of Singing'

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