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Justin Hopkins sings during a tribute show for Booker Wright, who worked in a whites-only restaurant in the Mississippi Delta. Brandall Atkinson/Courtesy of Southern Foodways Alliance hide caption

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A Musical Tribute For A Waiter Who Spoke Out Against Racism

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Documentary Recalls The Talented, Difficult Life Of Bing Crosby

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"To utilize the chorus as the internal parts of characters ... is still fairly startling," says Stephen Sondheim. "The unsophistication of the writing, unfortunately, does it in." Rodgers & Hammerstein: An Imagem Company hide caption

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Reviving 'Allegro': Even Rodgers And Hammerstein Had Flops

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For Alan Cumming, Life Is (Once Again) A Cabaret

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Mike Nichols, seen here in 2013, died Wednesday at 83. Dario Cantatore/AP hide caption

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Mike Nichols: Remembering The Ellipses After The Story Ends

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Mike Nichols was an ultimate Hollywood insider who won every major show business award directing for stage, film and TV. But his life in America began as an immigrant from Germany. Nichols was honored with an AFI Life Achievement Award in June 2010. Kevin Winter/Getty Images for AFI hide caption

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Renowned Theater And Film Director Mike Nichols Dies

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Gary Wilmes, James Stanley and Pete Simpson star in Young Jean Lee's Straight White Men. Julieta Cervantes hide caption

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Julieta Cervantes

In 'Straight White Men,' A Play Explores The Reality Of Privilege

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"This is my art. I strive for authenticity, even if it comes in a shape that we might not usually expect" — Hetain Patel James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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How Can First Impressions Mislead Us?

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"I think all this tidiness isn't doing us any good. It just spills out anyway" — Sarah Jones James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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What's The Line Between Stereotyping, Celebrating Culture?

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BASETRACK Live incorporates photographs, videos and interviews to tell the story of warfare, both at home and abroad. Courtesy of En Garde Arts hide caption

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Veterans Voices Multitracked, Overdubbed, Amplified Through An Actor

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Adam Driver starred in Tracks, This Is Where I Leave You and What If — all out this year. He says there are surprising similarities between two of his other biggest roles, on HBO's Girls and in the new Star Wars film. "If you think about breaking it down into moments ... and making them make sense as much as possible, it's actually not that far off," he says. Terry Richardson. hide caption

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Actor's Calendar: 'Girls,' 'Star Wars,' Taking Theater To The Military

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Edgar Degas' Little Dancer Aged Fourteen is on display at the National Gallery of Art until Jan. 11. Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon/ Courtesy of the National Gallery hide caption

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'Little Dancer' Musical Imagines The Story Behind Degas' Mysterious Muse

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Neil Patrick Harris has hosted the Tony Awards four times. Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images hide caption

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What's It Like To Be Neil Patrick Harris? He Gives You Options

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El Teatro Campesino's Mission Remains As Its Stages Grow

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