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'Original Cast Album: Company' provides a glimpse of Sondheim's perfectionism

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'The Nutcracker,' a holiday tradition, goes on amid pandemic protocols

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Stephen Sondheim, American musical theater icon, has died at age 91

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Veteran anti-consumerist crusader Reverend Billy takes aim at climate change

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Neither the pandemic nor age can keep choreographer Twyla Tharp from her work

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Four centuries of Black American history are told in new Kronos Quartet performance

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Rachel Brosnahan has received raves for her performance in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, but comedian Sarah Silverman says it's part of a trend of non-Jews playing emphatically Jewish characters. Nicole Rivelli/Amazon Prime Studios hide caption

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A prominent Broadway costume designer is accused of sexual abuse

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Andrew Garfield is 'RENT' writer Jonathan Larson in new movie 'Tick, Tick... BOOM!'

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The casting of non-Jewish actors as Jewish characters is causing controversy

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Wayne Shorter's operatic dream comes true, brought to life with Esperanza Spalding

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