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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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For Updated 'Annie', The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow

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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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Haunting Sounds At Night, Kids' Puppet Show Clock By Day

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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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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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Lyricist Adolph Green's Influence Remains 100 Years After His Birth

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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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