Cellist Sara Page (center, right) rehearses with the World Youth Symphony Orchestra at Interlochen Arts Camp. Page is among the campers who made an exceptional effort to raise funds to attend the camp this year. Sam Oldenburg for NPR hide caption

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Enterprising Young Musicians On The Road To Interlochen
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Baya shows Arthur a scrapbook of former "fascists" she's converted to her left-wing causes by sleeping with them. Music Box Films hide caption

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Polar Opposites Attract, And Reflect History
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Peter Folk poses as his famed character, Lt. Columbo, in the detective television series Columbo. NBC/AP hide caption

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Peter Falk, TV's Legendary 'Columbo,' Dies At 83
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Kansas Cuts Public Funding For The Arts
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Oprah Winfrey's departure this week from her long-running TV show leaves a gaping hole in daytime television. Peter Wynn Thompson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Oh, The Void Oprah Leaves Behind
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Idina Menzel (left) and Kristin Chenoweth of Wicked perform during the 58th Annual Tony Awards. Frank Micelotta/Getty Images hide caption

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Oprah And 'Glee' Say Goodbye With Something 'Wicked'
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Though lobbyists target Capitol Hill, often those in public relations work on issues ahead of them, conditioning the legislative landscape. Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images hide caption

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Under The Radar, PR's Political Savvy
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A branding firm came up with the name Swiffer by playing with words like "clean," "wipe" and "sweep." It's now one of Procter & Gamble's biggest sellers. Procter & Gamble hide caption

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With Billions At Stake, Firms Play Name That Mop
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Musical Theater Playwright Arthur Laurents Dies
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Under The Sea: Ewers and ceramic fragments thought to be more than 1,000 years old were found on a sunken merchant ship off the coast of Belitung Island, Indonesia, in 1998. M. Flecker hide caption

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From Beneath, A Smithsonian Shipwreck Controversy
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This year's Humana Festival includes Jordan Harrison's Maple and Vine, about a couple who decides to abandon their 21st-century lives to join a community o 1950s reenactors. Michael Brosilow/Actors Theatre of Louisville hide caption

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In Louisville, Humana Festival Thrives
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Fox Hunts For More Than Just Game As 'Rio' Hooks Up With 'Angry Birds'
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Japanese Relief Donations Not Necessarily Welcome
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Eugene Fodor was the first American to take home top honors at the Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow. eugenefodor.com hide caption

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Remembering Violinist Eugene Fodor
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