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Robin Williams Brings Baghdad's 'Tiger' To Broadway

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In 1969, Lanford Wilson co-founded the Circle Repertory Company, where many of his works had their premieres. The theater was a New York landmark until it closed in 1996. Marty Reichenthal/Associated Press hide caption

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For Lanford Wilson, The Plays Were Always Personal

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Two Houses, Both Alike: In a scene that fuses two moments across two centuries, 19th-century math prodigy Thomasina (Bel Powley, left) and her tutor Septimus (Tom Riley) flank the central table of Arcadia's set, joined in the center by the present-day Valentine (Raul Esparza) and Hannah (Lia Williams). Carol Rosegg hide caption

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A Second Run For Stoppard's Duality-Driven 'Arcadia'

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Big Changes For Beleaguered 'Spider-Man'

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Broadway's Debut Of 'Spiderman' Delayed Again

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Janine Jansen's career took off when she released one of the first classical hits on iTunes. Sara Wilson/Decca hide caption

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Janine Jansen: Portrait Of A Rising Violinist

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The Ensemble ACJW, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle (center), features musicians from the Academy, sponsored by Carnegie Hall and the Juilliard School. The violist to the right of Rattle is Nathan Schram. Jennifer Taylor/Getty Images hide caption

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At The Academy, A Young Ensemble Begins

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From Lieder To Latin: The New York Festival Of Song

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Broadway's 'Spider-Man' Is All About Superlatives

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Reviewers Rebel Against Broadway's 'Spider-Man'

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No Fooling: 'Earnest' Star Makes One Formidable Lady

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As the star of The Diary of a Madman, Geoffrey Rush discovered threads of modern absurdism in Nikolai Gogol's writing. Heidrun Lohr/Brooklyn Academy of Music hide caption

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At BAM, A Raft Of Classics, Shipped In From Overseas

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The surreal Terwilliker Institute, featuring a 5,000-key piano, is the backdrop of Seuss' zany cult classic. Columbia Pictures hide caption

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'5000 Fingers' Sings Again: A Seuss Rarity Revisited

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Academy students work three days a week, 30 weeks a year, on the very highest musical level and performing on one of Carnegie’s stages with the likes of conductor Sir Simon Rattle. Jennifer Taylor hide caption

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Juilliard, Carnegie Join Together To Teach More Than Music

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George Li, one of the newest Young Concert Artists, is only 15 years old. Christian Steiner hide caption

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Organization Still Minting Young Classical Musicians After 50 Years

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