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The Hilton family all dressed up, possibly for the John Denver show at Kemper Arena. Robin's the one in the light blue suit, with the lapels.

Read Thanks For The Music, Mom And Dad

May 29, 2012 – Is there a song that makes you think of your parents every time you hear it?

Audra McDonald is nominated for a Tony Award for her performance in The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess. She tells All Things Considered about the song that started her on her theater journey.

Watch Why 'Edelweiss' Makes Audra McDonald Think Of Home

May 29, 2012 – When the Porgy and Bess star was growing up, her uncle gave her a music box that changed her world.

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