BWW Reviews:  THE CANTERBURY TALES Tells Old And New Stories Through Puppetry, Dance, And Electronic Methods BlendingBWW Reviews: THE CANTERBURY TALES Tells Old And New Stories Through Puppetry, Dance, And Electronic Methods Blending
by Jade Kops - Jul 31, 2015

Blending Chaucer's tales with modern stories, THE CANTERBURY TALES blurs the lines of storytelling with mixed results. (more...)

MoMA to Host Robert Zemeckis RetrospectiveMoMA to Host Robert Zemeckis Retrospective
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Robert Zemeckis, creator of some of the most iconic films of the last 40 years, including Romancing the Stone (1984), Back to the Future (1985), Forrest Gump (1994), and Cast Away (2000), will be honored with a major career retrospective at The Museum of Modern Art from September 29 through October 18, 2015. (more...)

NBC Sports to Present Twin Bill of NASCAR Events This WeekendNBC Sports to Present Twin Bill of NASCAR Events This Weekend
by TV News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

On the heels of last week's Kyle Busch sweep at historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway, NBCSN presents another weekend slate of NASCAR action with Sprint Cup racing from Pocono Raceway's ¬ďTricky Triangle¬Ē (more...)

Singer, Songwriter, and Pianist Lucas Jack is Touring in Support of his Debut Full-Length Album 'Before I Forget'Singer, Songwriter, and Pianist Lucas Jack is Touring in Support of his Debut Full-Length Album 'Before I Forget'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2015

Singer, songwriter, and pianist Lucas Jack is touring in support of his debut full-length album 'Before I Forget', channeling and reinventing the tradition of piano rock. With his powerful tenor voice, Lucas Jack examines the complexities of love, life, frustration and individual triumph. His catchy pop-rock tunes create a sense of nostalgia in listeners, allowing them to access their own emotions and memories through the stories Lucas tells. Originally from Kalamazoo, Michigan, Lucas currently lives, writes, and performs in and around Texas. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: A Final Toast- IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Company Reflects on Broadway JourneyBWW Exclusive: A Final Toast- IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Company Reflects on Broadway Journey
by BWW Special Coverage - Aug 7, 2015

With just days left before the company takes their final bows, BroadwayWorld has asked them to reflect back on their Broadway journeys. Check out what they'll take from their experience below: (more...)

Sequel to ¬"The Brand Gap,¬" THE BRAND FLIP is ReleasedSequel to ¬"The Brand Gap,¬" THE BRAND FLIP is Released
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2015

Liquid Agency, an independent brand experience agency, today announced The Brand Flip: Why Customers Now Run Companies - and How to Profit from It (New Riders, August 3, 2015, $24.99), the latest book by Marty Neumeier, Director of Transformation at Liquid Agency and author of The Brand Gap, Zag, and other books on business creativity. With his trademark brevity and clarity, Neumeier presents the first conceptual framework for understanding brand strategy in an era of extreme customer dominance. (more...)

New NICE Solution Uses VoC Feedback to Improve Customer Journey in Real TimeNew NICE Solution Uses VoC Feedback to Improve Customer Journey in Real Time
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2015

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NBC Sports to Present NASCAR Sprint Cup & Xfinity Series Racing This WeekendNBC Sports to Present NASCAR Sprint Cup & Xfinity Series Racing This Weekend
by TV News Desk - Aug 6, 2015

Fresh off last weekend's fuel mileage chess match and Matt Kenseth's second victory of the year, NBCSN heads to Watkins Glen International for a full weekend of NASCAR coverage. (more...)

THE EGG PROGECT to Receive World Premiere at FringeNYCTHE EGG PROGECT to Receive World Premiere at FringeNYC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

THE EGG PROGECT, a dark comedy written by  Mike Amato and inspired by the plays of Edward Albee, will make its world premiere in the 2015 New York International Fringe Festival. (more...)

NICE Wins 8-Figure Contract from New York CityNICE Wins 8-Figure Contract from New York City
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

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Coventry's Belgrade Theatre Sets Full Autumn, Winter SeasonCoventry's Belgrade Theatre Sets Full Autumn, Winter Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2015

Coventry's Belgrade Theatre has today announced full details of the shows to feature in its Autumn 2015 Season which include the U.K premiere of Crush, a new musical-comedy by Maureen Chadwick and a new stage adaptation of Iain Seraillier's The Silver Sword. (more...)

NICE Announces Agreement to Sell its Physical Security Business Unit to Battery VenturesNICE Announces Agreement to Sell its Physical Security Business Unit to Battery Ventures
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2015

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SSU Dept. of Theatre Arts & Dance's 2015-16 Season to Feature INTO THE WOODS & MoreSSU Dept. of Theatre Arts & Dance's 2015-16 Season to Feature INTO THE WOODS & More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

The Sonoma State University Department of Theatre Arts & Dance has announced its 2015-16 performance season (including five main stage productions) showcasing the emerging talents of SSU students studying theater arts, dance and music. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of Rivertown Theaters' THE PRODUCERSPhoto Flash: Meet the Stars of Rivertown Theaters' THE PRODUCERS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

New Orleans' favorite funniest man, Ricky Graham, will be directing a dynamic duo and two of the most respected actors in the city, Sean Paterson and Gary Rucker, starring in the title roles of the zany, irreverent musical and season opener, THE PRODUCERS, at Rivertown Theaters running September 11 - 27, 2015. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the lead duo in costume below! (more...)

2015 Verizon INDYCAR Series Crowns Champ on NBCSN This Weekend2015 Verizon INDYCAR Series Crowns Champ on NBCSN This Weekend
by TV News Desk - Aug 26, 2015

The 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series will crown its champion this weekend on NBCSN, as Juan Pablo Montoya looks for his first IndyCar season championship at the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma on Sunday at 4 p.m. ET. NBCSN's coverage will also include IndyCar's tributes to driver Justin Wilson, who passed away Monday after succumbing to injuries suffered in Sunday's race at Pocono Raceway. (more...)

BWW Review: Mad Cow's TRIBES is Beautiful Examination of Love, Family, CommunicationBWW Review: Mad Cow's TRIBES is Beautiful Examination of Love, Family, Communication
by Matt Tamanini - Aug 26, 2015

Since I left the Mad Cow Theatre after seeing the Sunday matinee of their newest show, TRIBES by Nina Raine, I haven't been able to stop thinking about the implications stirred up by the highly dysfunctional family at the center of this rich, thickly plotted drama. I have become slightly weary of new plays trading on the 'highly dysfunctional family' trope in recent years, as most are flawed attempts to capitalize on the success of AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, but the insight with which Raine draws her characters, and the difficulties that they face, is uniquely specific, and all together powerful. The plot of this beautifully realized production analyzes the nature of family, of belonging, and the differences between communicating and connecting. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 8/26/2015 - KINKY BOOTS Hits 1,000, OCTOBER SKY Blasts Off and More!WAKE UP with BWW 8/26/2015 - KINKY BOOTS Hits 1,000, OCTOBER SKY Blasts Off and More!
by Jessica Khan - Aug 26, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: KINKY BOOTS marks 1,000 shows in style, OCTOBER SKY blasts off at The Marriott and more! (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of RADIUM GIRLS at Flat Earth TheatrePhoto Flash: Meet the Cast of RADIUM GIRLS at Flat Earth Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2015

Helmed by award-winning director Lindsay Eagle (Rocket Man, What Once We Felt), Flat Earth Theatre presents the first all-female professional production of D.W. Gregory's moving play inspired by the true story of the factory workers of the U.S. Radium Corporation. RADIUM GIRLS concludes Flat Earth's 2015 season 'Progress and Peril,' stories of scientific progress and the lives it has ruined, which also featured critically acclaimed productions of Ted Tally's TERRA NOVA in February and Aaron Sorkin's THE FARNSWORTH INVENTION in June. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast! (more...)

The Human Race Theatre to Stage THE FULL MONTY: THE BROADWAY MUSICAL, 9/10-10/4The Human Race Theatre to Stage THE FULL MONTY: THE BROADWAY MUSICAL, 9/10-10/4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

The Human Race proudly launches its 2015-2016 Eichelberger Loft Season with the smash hit The Full Monty: The Broadway Musical. With a book by Tony Award winner Terrence McNally and music and lyrics by Drama Desk Award winner David Yazbek, the hilarious and heartwarming story follows six unemployed Buffalo steelworkers who, in need of quick cash and low on prospects, come up with the outrageous idea to put on a strip act after seeing the local women's wild enthusiasm for touring Chippendales dancers. (more...)

Jay Stuart to Star in KISMET at Lynn University, 9/26-27Jay Stuart to Star in KISMET at Lynn University, 9/26-27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

 Lynn University and producer Jan McArt announce Broadway's leading man Jay Stuart to star in a staged concert version of Kismet for the opening of the theatrical season at Lynn University. (more...)

DORIS DEAR Coming to The Abbey, 9/21DORIS DEAR Coming to The Abbey, 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

Marty Madden and Double D Productions bring the Perfect American Housewife, Doris Dear, to The Abbey September 21 at 8 p.m. after a sold out run in New York City. Doris' appearance is part of The Abbey's Monday Night Cabaret Series. (more...)

Ricky Martin and More Join PaleyFest Fall 2015 TV Previews; Kicks Off Sept 9Ricky Martin and More Join PaleyFest Fall 2015 TV Previews; Kicks Off Sept 9
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

The Paley Center for Media adds additional talent to its two-week PaleyFest Fall TV Previews festival, taking place September 9 - 16, at the Center's Los Angeles location (465 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210). Music superstar Ricky Martin will make his first-ever Paley Center appearance for a special onstage conversation and preview of his new series La Banda at the Univision Fall TV Previews panel on September 10. (more...)

ole Names Brian Holdcroft Vice President of Acquisitionsole Names Brian Holdcroft Vice President of Acquisitions
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

ole, the world's fastest growing independent rights management company, has secured Brian Holdcroft to fill the new role of Vice President of Acquisitions. (more...)

The Adobe Theater to Present a Drama by Local Playwright, A CRACK IN THE WALLThe Adobe Theater to Present a Drama by Local Playwright, A CRACK IN THE WALL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2015

?The Adobe Theater proudly presents local playwright Peter Fisk's gripping play A Crack In The Wall from September 18th through October 11th, 2015. (more...)

Mark Coulson Pens NOCTURNAL IDIOTSMark Coulson Pens NOCTURNAL IDIOTS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2015

Mark Coulson, a lifelong resident of Maryland, has completed his new book 'Nocturnal Idiots': a hilarious and non-stop ride of a summer in the 60's with 7 boys who decide to turn the world on its ear when the sun goes down. (more...)

Berkeley Playhouse to Present AVENUE Q, 9/17-10/11Berkeley Playhouse to Present AVENUE Q, 9/17-10/11
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

Berkeley Playhouse at the historic Julia Morgan Theater opens its eighth season with Avenue Q. The artistic team will be headed by favorite Bay Area actor Danny Cozart (Assassins with Shotgun Players, Babes in Arms with 42nd Street Moon), in his directorial debut. Avenue Q runs from September 17 - October 11, with previews on September 17 and September 19. Opening Night is Saturday, September 19, at the Julia Morgan Theater, 2640 College Avenue in Berkeley. Tickets and Season Passes are available now through the Box Office, call (510) 845-8542 x351 or visit Berkeleyplayhouse.org. (more...)

Marty Thomas, Alysha Umphress, Jessica Vosk & More Set for GLITTER BALL at Industry Bar, 8/24Marty Thomas, Alysha Umphress, Jessica Vosk & More Set for GLITTER BALL at Industry Bar, 8/24
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

Marty Thomas Presents DIVA is a celebration of fabulous female vocalists paying tribute to histories most over the top icons. In it's 5th fabulous year, the show performs every Monday at industry Bar in midtown Manhattan. Read more at www.Martythomaspresentsdiva.com. Follow on twitter and instagram @Martysdivas. (more...)

Ann Hampton Callaway to Release New Christmas Album This FallAnn Hampton Callaway to Release New Christmas Album This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

THE HOPE OF CHRISTMAS¬†is a new collection of Christmas songs interpreted by multiplatinum-selling singer, Tony nominated actress, pianist and leading champion of the American songbook, Ann Hampton Callaway, with lyrics by two-time Emmy¬ģ Award winner¬†William Schermerhorn, and featuring twenty-nine of the world's best jazz musicians, including Five Play, New York Voices, Hubert Laws, Claudio Roditi,¬†Gerald Albright, The Ted Rosenthal Trio and more. The recording will be released on Friday, October 9 by the MCG Jazz record label (Marty Ashby, producer). (more...)

15th Annual Beantown Jazz Festival Announces Lineup15th Annual Beantown Jazz Festival Announces Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

On September 26, music lovers of all ages will gather for the 15th annual Beantown Jazz Festival in Boston's historic South End - home to several legendary clubs during Boston's jazz heyday (more...)

Ringwald Preview Party Fundraiser Set for 8/28Ringwald Preview Party Fundraiser Set for 8/28
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

 The Ringwald Theatre, the trailblazing Ferndale theatre, is about to embark on its 9th season!  And in sorder to look ahead, we must first look back:  8 seasons of great, sometime groundbreaking theatre:  Southern Baptist Sissies.  Bug.  The Bad Seed.  Rent.  Evil Dead: The Musical.         The SantaLand Diaries.  When the Rain Stops Falling.  Killer Joe.  Angels in America.  Mercury Fur.  {title of show}. The Book of Liz. August: Osage County. Glengarry Glen Ross. Stupid Fucking Bird.  (more...)

Long Island Haunt Makes STEM Scary FunLong Island Haunt Makes STEM Scary Fun
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

 Have you ever watched in wonder as dry ice vaporizes in to cloudy haze? That effect takes places when carbon dioxide transitions from its frozen state, which can only exist below -110 degrees Fahrenheit, to its gaseous state in a process called sublimation where it skips being a liquid altogether. (more...)

Stephen Sondheim & More to be Honored at Carl Sandburg Literary AwardsStephen Sondheim & More to be Honored at Carl Sandburg Literary Awards
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

The Chicago Public Library Foundation and the Chicago Public Library have announced that the 16th annual Carl Sandburg Literary Award will be presented to legendary composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim. Universally heralded for his immense contributions to musical theater in a career spanning more than 50 years, Sondheim will be honored at the Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at The Forum (725 W. Roosevelt Road) on the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago. (more...)

Original Cast of CRY-BABY Records Album; Concert Set for 54 Below This FallOriginal Cast of CRY-BABY Records Album; Concert Set for 54 Below This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

On September 17th, most of the original cast of the Broadway musical Cry-Baby will reunite in concert at 54 Below. The 9:30pm & 11:30pm concerts will also serve to celebrate the upcoming cast recording of the show, featuring most of the original cast. (more...)


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FINDING NEVERLAND's Dana Costello Set for Marty Thomas Presents DIVA at Industry Bar TonightFINDING NEVERLAND's Dana Costello Set for Marty Thomas Presents DIVA at Industry Bar Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

FINDING NEVERLAND star DANA COSTELLO set to perform with Marty Thomas presents DIVA at Industry Bar TONIGHT 8/17 11:00 PM (more...)

Mike Whelan Joins ole as Senior Director, CreativeMike Whelan Joins ole as Senior Director, Creative
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

ole, the world's fastest growing independent rights management company, announced today that Mike Whelan has joined the company's Nashville office as Senior Director, Creative. (more...)

Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives to Play Pepperdine's Smothers Theatre, 9/17Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives to Play Pepperdine's Smothers Theatre, 9/17
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

Five-time Grammy-winning Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives bring their signature blend of blues, gospel, and rock 'n' roll to Smothers Theatre at Pepperdine University on Thursday, September 17 at 8 p.m. (more...)

STAGES St. Louis to Present THE FULL MONTY, 9/4-10/4STAGES St. Louis to Present THE FULL MONTY, 9/4-10/4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

STAGES St. Louis welcomes back its red-hot award-winning smash hit The Full Monty! Featuring a powerful story with enduring characters, this hilarious, yet heartwarming musical comedy will run September 4 - October 4 at the Robert G. Reim theatre in Kirkwood.  (more...)

Women Take the Lead at FringeNYCWomen Take the Lead at FringeNYC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2015

Looking through the Program Guide of FringeNYC 2015, one thing is abundantly clear: women are in the house! This year's line up of over 200 shows features the talent of a remarkable number of women on and off the stage as writers, directors, stage managers, producers, company representatives, performers and more. (more...)

BWW Interview: Aaron Tveit on GREASE: LIVE- 'I Better Not Mess Up!'BWW Interview: Aaron Tveit on GREASE: LIVE- 'I Better Not Mess Up!'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2015

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Aaron Tveit (Broadway's CATCH ME IF YOU CAN,'Les Miserables') has been cast as 'Grease's' legendary leading man, 'Danny Zuko' in Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) and Paramount Television's live production of GREASE: LIVE, airing Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016 (7:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX. Additionally, Carlos PenaVega ('Big Time Rush') will play 'Kenickie,' Zuko's tough-guy sidekick. Tveit and PenaVega join Julianne Hough ('Safe Haven,' 'Rock of Ages') as the angelic 'Sandy,' Vanessa Hudgens (Broadway's GIGI,'High School Musical,' 'Spring Breakers') as bad girl 'Rizzo' and Keke Palmer (Broadway's CINDERELLA, SCREAM QUEENS, 'Masters of Sex') as 'Marty.' BroadwayWorld recently checked in with Tveit on his big casting news: (more...)

Rivertown Theaters to Open Season with THE PRODUCERSRivertown Theaters to Open Season with THE PRODUCERS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2015

New Orleans' favorite funniest man, Ricky Graham, will be directing a dynamic duo and two of the most respected actors in the city, Sean Paterson and Gary Rucker, starring in the title roles of the zany, irreverent musical and season opener, "The Producers," at Rivertown Theaters running September 11 - 27, 2015.  (more...)

PICT Classic Theatre to Present EDUCATING RITA Next MonthPICT Classic Theatre to Present EDUCATING RITA Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2015

Oakland will be bustling this September when the students return to their dormitories to begin a new year of study. During this time, from September 3 through 19, PICT Classic Theatre will present Educating Rita by Willy Russell, which was selected, in part, so that PICT can bid the University of Pittsburgh a fond farewell before leaving the Stephen Foster Memorial in 2016. (more...)

Britt Michael Gordon to Star in Mad Cow Theatre's TRIBES; ASL Performances Set!Britt Michael Gordon to Star in Mad Cow Theatre's TRIBES; ASL Performances Set!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

Mad Cow Theatre is delighted to announce the cast and creative team for its upcoming run of Tribes by Nina Raine. Tribes is set to open August 21, 2015 in The Zehngebot-Stonerock Theatre as the tenth and final production of Season 18.  Mad Cow Theatre is thrilled to be able to offer American Sign Language interpretation for the matinee performance on August 23 as well as the evening performances on September 4 & 17. (more...)

NBCSN to Air NASCAR Double-Feature This WeekendNBCSN to Air NASCAR Double-Feature This Weekend
by TV News Desk - Aug 12, 2015

On the heels of¬†Joey Logano'ssweep at ¬ďThe Glen,¬Ē and a second consecutive race determined by boldfuel mileage¬†calculations and caution flag prediction,¬†NBCSN heads to the Midwest for a full weekend of NASCAR coverage. NBCSN presents the NASCAR XFINITY Series Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 at Mid-Ohio Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET, followed by Sprint Cup Racing from Michigan Sunday at 2:30 p.m. ET. (more...)

FROM BAUHAUS TO BUENOS AIRES, Picasso Sculptures and More on View at MoMA This SeptFROM BAUHAUS TO BUENOS AIRES, Picasso Sculptures and More on View at MoMA This Sept
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2015

The Museum of Modern Art has announced its exhibitions and events for September 2015. Scroll down for details! (more...)

NICE to Demonstrate its NG9-1-1-ready Solutions and New NICE Inform Audio Analytics at APCO 2015NICE to Demonstrate its NG9-1-1-ready Solutions and New NICE Inform Audio Analytics at APCO 2015
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2015

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The Adobe Theater to Stage A CRACK IN THE WALLThe Adobe Theater to Stage A CRACK IN THE WALL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2015

The Adobe Theater presents local playwright Peter Fisk's gripping play A Crack In The Wall from September 18th through October 11th, 2015. A Crack In The Wall is a drama about two families, one Jewish and one Catholic, in German-occupied Poland, in the weeks prior to the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising of April, 1943. The play highlights an unusual friendship between Ari, the son of one of the leaders of the impending Jewish revolt, and Stanislaw, the son of an angry anti-Semitic Catholic father. (more...)

AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: WALT DISNEY Coming to DVD 9/15; Watch Preview NowAMERICAN EXPERIENCE: WALT DISNEY Coming to DVD 9/15; Watch Preview Now
by TV News Desk - Aug 10, 2015

AMERICAN EXPERIENCE offers an unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - August 1, 2015BWW's On This Day - August 1, 2015
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Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 1 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Grammy-Winning Country Artist Lynn Anderson Has Died; Recording Academy Releases StatementGrammy-Winning Country Artist Lynn Anderson Has Died; Recording Academy Releases Statement
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2015

BroadwayWorld has learned that Country artist Lynn Anderson, known for her '70s country/pop crossover hit, 'Rose Garden' has died. The Grammy Award-winner suffered a heart attack on Thursday night, July 30, at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She was 67. (more...)

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