A Century Later, 'Peter Pan' Still Soars On Kids' Faith In Goodness

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Heart-Stopping Production Numbers Make Up For A Thin Plot In 'An American In Paris'

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'Hamilton' Cast Makes Appeal To Attendee Mike Pence, Amid Emotional Audience

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Anna Kendrick began performing in community theater when she was 6; by 12 years old, she had made it to Broadway. Casey Curry/Casey Curry hide caption

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Anna Kendrick Says Acting Is 'The Way That I Learn About Other People'

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Debbie Allen's FREEZE FRAME...Stop the Madness is a musical featuring dance, video and visual art that explores gun violence in cities. Lee Tonks/Courtesy of Debbie Allen Dance Academy hide caption

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Debbie Allen's 'Weapons' To Stop Gun Violence Are Dance And Music

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'Falsettos' Still Resonates In Changed Social Landscape

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Christopher Marlowe Credited As Shakespeare's Co-Author On Henry VI Plays

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Chris Gethard co-stars in Comedy Central's Broad City and in Mike Birbiglia's film Don't Think Twice. His one-man show, Career Suicide, details his experiences with depression. Atisha Paulson/Chris Gethard hide caption

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Manic And Depressed, 'I Didn't Like Who I Was,' Says Comic Chris Gethard

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Kathleen Turner stars as Joan Didion in Arena Stage's production of The Year of Magical Thinking. C. Stanley Photography/Arena Stage hide caption

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'It's Very Lonely': Kathleen Turner Stars As Joan Didion In 'Magical Thinking'

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John Slattery Gushes About His Role In Revived Broadway Classic 'Front Page'

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Battlefield stars actors Sean O'Callaghan, Jared McNeill (as Yudishtira), Ery Nzaramba and Carole Karemera. Richard Termine/Courtesy of the Brooklyn Academy of Music hide caption

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A Guilt-Ridden Winner Takes Center Stage In Peter Brook's 'Battlefield'

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'The Encounter' Brings The Sound Of The Amazon To Broadway

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Theater Artist Anne Basting Named MacArthur Fellow

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Fresh Air Remembers Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright Edward Albee

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Missouri Theater Embraces Ferguson Echoes In 'Antigone' Production

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Albee, shown here in 1995, won Pulitzer Prizes for A Delicate Balance, Seascape and Three Tall Women and Tony awards for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? Jack Mitchell/Getty Images hide caption

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Playwright Edward Albee, Who Changed And Challenged Audiences, Dies At 88

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Actress And Broadway Star Kristin Chenoweth Plays Not My Job

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'Come From Away' Musical Tells Story Of Resilience After 9/11

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Glen Miller Hit, 'Chattanooga Choo Choo,' Marks Its 75th Anniversary

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Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin (left) and Palestine Liberation Organization Chairman Yasser Arafat (right) shake hands at the White House in front of President Bill Clinton in September 1993. The new play OSLO is a dramatization of events that led to a historic agreement. David Ake/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'OSLO' Tells The Surprising Story Behind A Historic Handshake

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Daja Moorer performs an original monologue acting as the Hull House founder Jane Addams at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery. Moorer chose to portray Jane Addams for Portraits Alive! because of the mysterious nature of the portrait. Ruby Wallau/NPR hide caption

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