Michael Kahn (right) directs Holly Twyford, Tracy Lynn Middendorf and Steven Culp in his 2011 production of Old Times. Scott Suchman hide caption

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Bert and Ernie's new boss is now Mel Ming.

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Bertha Lewis speaks at the National Press Club in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009. Haraz N. Ghanbari/AP hide caption

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