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Glenda Jackson plays the title role in Shakespeare's King Lear on Broadway. Jackson still gets nervous after decades on stage because she knows how "easy it is to act really badly, and how very, very hard it is to act well." Bridget Lacombe hide caption

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Glenda Jackson On Playing King Lear: Gender Barriers 'Crack' With Age

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L-R: Dancers Reid Bartelme, David Norsworthy and Sara Mearns perform in the Merce Cunningham centennial tribute Night of 100 Solos at Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York. The staging of the event often saw multiple dancers performing independent solo routines simultaneously. Stephanie Berger/Courtesy of Brooklyn Academy of Music hide caption

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100 Dances For 100 Years Of Merce Cunningham

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Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks Handles Heavy Themes In Racial Drama 'White Noise'

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Viral Stars, The 'Syncopated Ladies,' Shake Up Tap Dancing

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Students perform in Granite Bay High School's original production of Ranked. Yarcenia Garcia/Courtesy of Granite Bay High School hide caption

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A Dystopian High School Musical Foresaw The College Admissions Scandal

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Wizdom dancers perform at the Capitol One Arena in Washington, D.C. Olivia Sun/NPR hide caption

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These NBA Dancers Spin, Shimmy And Twerk. And They're All 50 Or Older

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Remembering Choreographer And Dancer Merce Cunningham

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From The 'Fresh Air' Archives: Dancer Gwen Verdon

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Simon Russell Beale, Ben Miles and Adam Godley portray multiple characters in The Lehman Trilogy, about the rise and fall of Lehman Brothers. Stephanie Berger hide caption

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'The Lehman Trilogy' Is A Parable Of American Capitalism

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Irrational Exuberance: Audiences Love Broadway Hit 'Greenspan'

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