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Comedian Andrea Martin performs at New York's 54 Below in 2012. She published her memoir Lady Parts in September. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images hide caption

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Comedian Andrea Martin: 'I Don't Think Age Has Anything To Do With It'

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The stage version of the Hollywood classic An American in Paris combines British, French and American artistic traditions and stars Leanne Cope and Robert Fairchild in the roles made famous by Leslie Caron and Gene Kelly. Marie-Noelle Robert /Courtesy of Theatre du Chatelet hide caption

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The French Go Crazy For 'An American In Paris'

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The Pacific Northwest Ballet's Nutcracker features choreography by Kent Stowell and sets and costumes by the late children's book author Maurice Sendak. Angela Sterling/Pacific Northwest Ballet hide caption

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In Seattle, Maurice Sendak's 'Wild' 'Nutcracker' Reaches Its Final Act

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Protesters in Boston during a December demonstration against the deaths of two unarmed black men at the hands of white police officers in New York City and Ferguson, Mo. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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Quvenzhane Wallis (second from right) stars in an updated version of Annie, produced by Jay Z. Barry Wetcher/Sony Pictures Entertainment hide caption

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An Updated 'Annie' And The Tradition Of Nontraditional Casting

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John Cleese, pictured above in 1976 with Monty Python's Flying Circus (from left, Cleese, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones), says he worked hard to learn physical comedy by imitation — "It was not something I was naturally gifted at," he says. AP hide caption

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Early On, Comedian John Cleese Says, He Had Good Timing But Little Else

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Glenn Close stars as Agnes in Edward Albee's play A Delicate Balance. Brigitte Lacombe/Philip Rinaldi Publicity hide caption

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Glenn Close Ends 20-Year Broadway Hiatus With 'A Delicate Balance'

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Charlie Hunnam co-stars with Katey Sagal (center) and Drea De Matteo on FX's biker drama Sons of Anarchy. Prashant Gupta/FX Network hide caption

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'Sons Of Anarchy' Ends As A Macho Soap Opera Often Anchored By Women

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The Café Edison serves what might be called Jewish soul food — blintzes, matzoh ball soup and kasha varnishkes. Jeff Lunden hide caption

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Don't Let The Kasha Vanish: Diners Band Together To Save Café Edison

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A Spanish 'Rent' Marks Return Of Broadway Musicals To Havana

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Suzan-Lori Parks' New Play, 'Father Comes Home From The Wars'

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NBC is hoping you might just hate Peter Pan Live! (starring Allison Williams) enough to watch it. Virginia Sherwood/AP hide caption

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Hate The Idea Of 'Peter Pan Live'? NBC Is Counting On It

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