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In Choir Boy, a gifted singer endures anti-gay bullying at his all-boys prep school. Matthew Murphy/Courtesy of Manhattan Theatre Club hide caption

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'Moonlight' Writer's Broadway Debut Stars A Queer, Black 'Choir Boy'

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In 'Choir Boy,' 'Moonlight' Writer Brings Prep School Coming-Of-Age Story To Broadway

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Lawyers for Broadway producer Scott Rudin (left) claim his production of To Kill a Mockingbird is the only one that can be performed near a major city. Evan Agostini/AP hide caption

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Comedian Mo Amer, seen here in his Netflix special The Vagabond, says that stand-up has been a significant part of his "coping process" with an itinerant childhood. Netflix hide caption

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'You Get Paid For Doing Therapy': Stand-Up Comedians On Anger

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Lazarus Act 2. Choreographer: Rennie Harris, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Paul Kolnik hide caption

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Debuts 'Lazarus' To Celebrate 60th Anniversary

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Thanks in part to his original songwriting, singing and guitar-playing, Physics doctoral student Pramodh Senarath Yapa beat out the remaining entrants to win this year's "Dance Your Ph.D." contest. Courtesy of Matthias Le Dall hide caption

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Ph.D. Student Breaks Down Electron Physics Into A Swinging Musical

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The Other Josh Cohen is a rock-musical rom-com running off-Broadway. It's about Josh Cohen, a loveable schlub who's unlucky in love. Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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If Your Name Is Josh Cohen, You Probably Think 'The Other Josh Cohen' Is About You

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Caissie Levy performs as Elsa in the stage adaptation of Frozen, which opened on Broadway in 2018. Deen van Meer/Disney Theatrical Productions hide caption

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For Many With Disabilities, 'Let It Go' Is An Anthem Of Acceptance

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Brandon Victor Dixon as Tom Collins in Rent: Live airing Sunday, Jan. 27 on FOX. Pamela Littky/FOX hide caption

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Bryan Cranston takes his opening night curtain call in the Broadway version of Network. Bruce Glikas/WireImage hide caption

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On Broadway, 'Network' Goes From Satire To Tragedy

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American actress and singer Carol Channing starred in the musical "Hello Dolly!" in New York City in 1964. She died at 97. Archive Photos/Getty Images hide caption

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Bidding Farewell To 'Hello, Dolly!': Actress Carol Channing Dies At 97

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A sign posted outside the National Zoo earlier this month declares its closure, along with the closure of all Smithsonian museums. They were all on the wish list for Jill Rorem, whose family plans were undone by the shutdown. But she's not alone: The shutdown's ramifications on the arts have been felt far beyond the Beltway. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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As Shutdown Crawls On, Artists And Nonprofits Fear For Their 'Fragile Industry'

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The new Broadway adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird features Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch and Gbenga Akinnagbe as Tom Robinson. Julieta Cervantes hide caption

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Aaron Sorkin Brings 'To Kill A Mockingbird' To The Broadway Stage

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Jackie Hoffman (right) plays Yente the matchmaker in the Yiddish adaptation of Fiddler. Hoffman grew up hearing her mother and grandmother speak Yiddish and for years has been teaching little phrases to fellow cast members. "I've got gentiles speaking Yiddish all over this town now," she says. Victor Nechay/ProperPix hide caption

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This Yente Found The Perfect Match, Performing 'Fiddler' In Yiddish

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