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David Geffen Hall (New York, NY)
10 Lincoln Center Plaza
The TONY Award-winning score from Parade will be brought to life for one night only at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center on February 16, 2015.

Recent TONY-winner, and original composer, Jason Robert Brown will be at the helm to direct a star-studded cast and full chorus as Music Director, joined by Olivier Award-nominee Gary Griffin as Director.

Following the phenomenal success of Ragtime in 2013, and Titanic in 2014, Manhattan Concert Productions will now revive the Drama Desk and TONY Award-winning score of PARADE and bring it back to Lincoln Center where it all began in 1998. This concert performance of Parade will feature over 200 auditioned singers from the across the US, a full professional Broadway cast, and the enlarged forces of the New York City Chamber Orchestra.

With a skillful score by Jason Robert Brown and a book by the Pulitzer Prizewinning playwright Alfred Uhry, Parade tells a controversial story of the 1913 trial of Jewish factory manager Leo Frank, who was accused and convicted of raping and murdering a thirteen-year-old employee, Mary Phagan in Atlanta, Georgia. This was Brown's very first Broadway production, and his score "draws on a variety of influences, from pop-rock to folk to rhythm and blues and gospel", Variety.


BWW's On This Day - March 9, 2019
by - Mar 9, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on March 9 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

ART/WNY Presents PARADE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2019

American Repertory Theater of WNY is halfway through the 2018-19 season, and what an exceptional season so far. From the highly acclaimed musical HEATHERS to the provocative production of FOOL FOR LOVE, this season is "one for the books". And it ain't over just yet. ART/WNY will be presenting the moving and timely music Parade from March 21st to April 13th. (more...)

Yes We Mystic Release New Single YOUNG EVIL Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2019

Devil Duck Records is very pleased to announce that on Friday March 8th 2019, Yes We Mystic have released the 2nd single from their forthcoming album 'Ten Seated Figures'. 'Young Evil' is a disorienting, perturbed song telling the story of a young Evel Knievel. The single is accompanied by a bizarre music video that takes the band into bold new territory – featuring a choreographed dance which guitarist and vocalist Adam Fuhr practiced for three months. Check it out here! (more...)

#nofilter Comes to Adelaide Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2019

Adelaide's Velvet Chase Productions present #nofilter, an internationally acclaimed mixed-media experience. #nofilter creates a theatre world of its own where vaudeville actors Parade around, interacting with their audience in a backstage voyeuristic view of the Black Dog Circus when their masks are off. (more...)

Beck Center For The Arts Presents 13
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2019

Beck Center for the Arts will produce Teen Theater Production 13 in the Mackey Theater April 5 to April 14, 2019. This stellar cast of 25 teenagers shows how intense our lives can be at age 13. Getting a chance to performance on our largest stage, the Mackey Theater, is important to our students and their development as artists. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 3 p.m. Sundays. Student Matinee: April 11, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets range from $12 for adults and all patrons under the age of 18 are just $10 each. Group discounts are available. Tickets are available at beckcenter.org. (more...)

St. Patrick's Day Parade In Jaffrey, NH Returns With Bigger Second Year
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2019

Jaffrey is about to turn green once again as it hosts its 2nd Annual Jaffrey St. Patrick's Day Parade. The Parade debuted last year and had an estimated audience of 750 people. This year the organizers have more marching bands, more organizations marching plus the addition of floats and Irish dancers. The Parade is produced by the Jaffrey Betterment Association, Team Jaffrey and the Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce. (more...)

April Events Announced At Green Space
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2019

Green Space is pleased to announce a diverse roster of artists for its signature programs this June. Take Root will present an evening of work by Azul Dance Theatre on April 5th and 6th, and Fertile Ground showcases works-in-progress by multiple dance artists on April 7th. (more...)

Scoop: Food Network's April Highlights
by TV News Desk - Mar 8, 2019

Food Network springs into action this April with all-new exciting series and season premieres of your favorite shows. Hit the streets with Bobby Flay and daughter Sophie Flay as they search for the greatest local dishes around, on new series The Flay List, premiering Thursday, April 11th at 10:30pm. Restaurant: Impossible returns with Chef Robert Irvine on Saturday, April 20th at 9pm as he takes on the challenge of turning around a failing restaurant in just two days. Starting on Sunday, April 21st at 9pm, watch chefs Anne Burrell and Tyler Florence take on the worst celebrity cooks with the hope of transforming them from kitchen disasters into kitchen masters, on a new season of Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition. Also, in primetime, catch the epic grand finale of Buddy Vs. Duff, plus premieres of Beat Bobby Flay, Chopped, Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, Family Food Showdown and Guy's Grocery Games. In daytime, catch the exciting return of 30 Minute Meals with Rachael Ray, kicking off 30 days of 30 new episodes on Monday, April 1st at 12pm. Then, Ina Garten returns with a new season of Barefoot Contessa: Cook Like a Pro onSunday, April 21st at 11:30am. Plus, don't miss premieres of Giada Entertains, Girl Meets Farm, The Kitchenand The Pioneer Woman. Join the Food Network conversation on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat Discover. (more...)

Switchfoot Releases NATIVE TONGUE Live Music Video
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2019

Today, GRAMMY® Award-winning rock band SWITCHFOOT shared a blistering new live video for 'Native Tongue,' via Alternative Revolt and YouTube Premiere. The live performance clip, produced by SWITCHFOOT and directed by Erick Frost, was shot at Atlanta's historic Tabernacle, and captures the quintet's signature high-energy performance and passionate connection with their fans. (more...)

BWW Interview: BroadwayWorld Award Winner - Charlotte Brænna
by Christian Ranke - Mar 7, 2019

Charlotte Braenna played Lucille Frank in the Scandinavian Premiere production of Jason Robert Brown's Parade, just out of school. She has since starred in many musicals such as Kathy Selden in SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, Mother in BILLY ELLIOT and MARY POPPINS at Folketeatret. Recently she played Sandy in GREASE at Chateau Neuf. Currently she is playing Meg Giry in the premiere production of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA. (more...)

Tweet, Tweet: BroadwayWorld's Must-Follow Twitter Accounts in 2019
by BWW Special - Mar 7, 2019

Twitter users, check out your next list of must-follow accounts for 2019! (more...)

Theater Wit Announces Cast for Chicago Debut of Joshua Harmon's ADMISSIONS
by Sarah Hookey - Mar 7, 2019

College apps and quotas. White liberal guilt. Political correctness of all kinds. Joshua "Bad Jews" Harmon takes aim at all of this and more in his newest play, Admissions. (more...)

Mosaic Theater Company Announces NATIVE SON Rep
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

Richard Wright's iconic novel, Native Son,  streamlined into a blazing 90 minute adaptation by actor/playwright Nambi E. Kelley, will run in repertory with Les Deux Noirs: Notes on Notes of A Native Son, inspired by James Baldwin's blistening critique of Wright's controversial work. Award-winning director and playwright Psalmayene 24's stages the innovative take on Wright's masterpiece while authoring a modern reimagining of Wright's real-life meeting with Baldwin in 1953 Paris. (more...)

Ravens & Chimes Share New Single IRREPLACEABLE ARTIFACTS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

Ravens & Chimes will release their new album The Empty House on March 22 via Better Looking Records (pre-order). This week they shared their new single “Irreplaceable Artifacts” with MXDWN and the track will be available on all digital streaming services this Friday. About the song MXDWN says, 'The song has a loping rhythm and eerie instrumentation that recall vintage heartland rock with a strong mix of modern indie rock influence. The song breaks down to the earnestly-sung vocals and a kick drum at the end, allowing Ravens & Chimes to strip the song down to its barest elements. It's a fitting ending to an elaborately arranged yet ultimately straightforward rock song.' (more...)

De La Haye, Benjamin, Esurouso & More To Perform In CLEOPATRA A Musical In Concert At The Actors' Church, Covent Garden, May 11
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

A concert version of the brand new musical 'Cleopatra' will be staged at the Actors' Church in Covent Garden on Saturday May 11 as part of Iris Theatre Company's WorkIn Progress season, co-produced by Cr8tract productions. Epic in scale and intimate in its emotional intensity and with a soaring and lavish score, 'Cleopatra' The Musical focuses on the character of the infamous Queen of ancient Egypt and the conflict between her desire for power and her need to be loved as well as on the dramatic political and war-torn background of the times and the tragedy of the two men (Julius Caesar and Mark Antony) who were doomed by their love for her. (more...)

Best Of Broadway Featured In THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND At TheatreZone
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

Fans of the musicals Cabaret, Chicago and Kiss of the Spider Woman will enjoy the musical The World Goes 'Round at TheatreZone in Naples on April 25 through May 5. The show is a stunning review from the songbook of the multiple Tony Award-winning team of composer John Kander and lyricist Fred Ebb, who wrote these musicals and many others. The duo also scored several movies, including New York, New York, and wrote songs for Liza Minnelli and Chita Rivera. And the World Goes 'Round won Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Musical and Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical Revue. (more...)

Girls On Grass to Release Sophomore Album, 'Dirty Power'
by TV News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

 Brooklyn's Girls on Grass announce the release of their sophomore album, Dirty Power, on April 5, 2019. The video for the first single off the album, "Down At The Bottom", premieres on The Big Takeover today.  (more...)

Immersive GODSPELL Rocks Lancaster
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Lancaster's home for fresh theatrical experiences is bringing new life to a classic musical. Godspell, a vibrant and joyful show, loosely follows the parables of Jesus with humor and playful storytelling. Instead of a religious or historic focus, the musical centers on the building of a community out of an eclectic group of people. (more...)

SXSW & CherryPicks Launch Inaugural Female Filmmaker Award
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Austin and Los Angeles - South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Film Festival and CherryPicks,® a digital brand dedicated to the female critical voice, are excited to announce the inaugural 2019 CherryPicks Female First Feature Award.  The CherryPicks Female First Feature Award will award prize money to a first time narrative female director in the SXSW 2019 Film lineup whose team includes at least one female producer. While in Austin, CherryPicks will also host a SXSW Conference panel on March 8: 'What Makes Critics Love, or Hate A Movie.' (more...)

Coney Island USA Spring Gala Set For March 23, 2019
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Coney Island USA, the non-profit multi-arts center dedicated to the economic and cultural revitalization of its iconic neighborhood, has announced its Spring 2019 gala, set to take place on Saturday, March 23 at the New York Aquarium's Ocean Wonders exhibit. Proceeds from the benefit will help fund the organization's signature programming - including the Mermaid Parade, Burlesque at the Beach, and The Coney Island Circus Sideshow - as well as structural repairs to its landmarked headquarters at 1208 Surf Avenue, home to the beloved Freak Bar, the Coney Island Museum, and the Sideshows by the Seashore theater. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Ensemble's Moving and Amusing TWO Arrives At Riverside Theatres
by Jade Kops - Mar 5, 2019

Following on from a successful home season in 2017, Ensemble Theatre has sent TWO on tour to stir the emotions and memories of audiences around the country (more...)

WCSU Again Captures Multiple KCACTF Awards At Regional Event
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

The Western Connecticut State University Department of Theatre Arts returned last month from the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) Region 1 competition in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, with a multitude of awards, continuing a trend of successful outcomes in the annual, regional competition. (more...)

BWW Review: THE LAST SUPPER at The Kennedy Center
by Naomi Ducat - Mar 17, 2019

The Last Supper, a Temple Independent Theater Company Performance, written and directed by Ahmed El Attar with music by Hassan Kahn premiered in the U.S. at the Kennedy Center between March 14-16 2019 after several productions around the world. It is a comedic satire performed in Arabic with English subtitles. The satire is followed by riveting post-show discussion, during which the cast provides insight about the juxtaposition between the extreme affluence driving indifference, and oppression inspiring activism that many of the performers observed and experienced during the 2011 Egyptian revolution. (more...)

MTH Theater at Crown Center Announces Casting For FUNNY GIRL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2019

MTH Theater at Crown Center has announced the cast and creative team for its April production of Funny Girl, music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Bob Merrill and book by Isobel Lennart. (more...)

BWW Review: Duncan Sheik, Steven Sater and Jessie Nelson's ALICE BY HEART Turns Blitz-Ravaged London into Wonderland
by Michael Dale - Mar 17, 2019

According to this reviewer's admittedly casual bit of Googling, the first Broadway production based on Lewis Carroll's 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' was playwright Alice Gerstenberg's version, which opened at the Booth in 1915. But undoubtedly there were many other variations before then. (more...)

New Brunswick's Acadian Coast Offers Specialty Whiskey, Seaside Glamping, and Colorful Festivals
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2019

The Acadian people, descendants of the original French settlers occupying the northeastern region of North America, have called New Brunswick home since the 1600s. The Acadian Coast spans nearly 250 miles along the eastern seaboard of the province, with the Acadian Peninsula jutting into the Gulf of St. Lawrence. English and French are both spoken in New Brunswick, Canada's only bilingual province, and its Acadian heritage offers rich cultural experiences all along the coast. (more...)

Photo Flash: UK Tour Of PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT Extends - Check Out All New Photos
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2019

The brand-new production of the much-loved glittering hit musical Priscilla, Queen of the Desert the Musical will extend its UK tour dates through to 2020. The show, which was announced last year, and will star Strictly Come Dancing winner Joe McFadden, will tour the UK and Ireland from September 2019. It marks Donovan's first time as a producer, having performed in the cast of the original West End production and two subsequent UK tours. The producing team is completed by Gavin Kalin and Matthew Gale. Priscilla, Queen of the Desert the Musical will preview in Dartford from 5 September 2019. (more...)

Spicy Witch Productions Presents the World Premiere of THE VIRTUOUS FALL OF THE GIRLS FROM OUR LADY OF SORROWS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2019

Spicy Witch Productions will present the World Premiere of The Virtuous Fall of the Girls From Our Lady of Sorrows written by Gina Femia (Princess Grace Award Finalist for The Mermaids' Parade; The Kilroys List Honorable Mention for Annie and the Fat Man), directed by Blayze Teicher (Trainspotting Live; Mother Knows Best with New Light Theatre Project) in rep with an audacious cut of William Shakespeare's Measure for Measure, adapted and directed by Phoebe Brooks (Hamlet the Hip-Hopera at FringeNYC, 2015) at The Flea Theater (20 Thomas Street New York, NY 10007), May 17-June 1. (more...)

BWW Interview: A BLACK SUPER HERO, Robert O'Hara Takes His Living Seriously
by Gil Kaan - Mar 14, 2019

Playwright/director Robert O'Hara will helm the world premiere of Inda Craig-Galvan's BLACK SUPER HERO MAGIC MAMA, already in previews at the Geffen Playhouse. When MAMA loses her 14-year-old to a police shooting, she retreats into the comic book world created by her deceased son. Robert talks MAMA, George C. Wolfe, and what it means to be an artist. (more...)

Full Cast Announced For THE LAST TEMPTATION OF BORIS JOHNSON
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

Full casting has been announced for The Last Temptation of Boris Johnson, the new Brexit-inspired comedy drama from journalist, broadcaster and playwright Jonathan Maitland (An Audience with Jimmy Savile, Dead Sheep). Directed by Lotte Wakeham (Artistic Director of the Octagon Theatre, Bolton), this world premiere will play at Park Theatre from 9 May to 8 June 2019, with a press night at 7.00pm on Monday 13 May. (more...)

T Bone Burnett Gives Keynote Speech at 2019 SXSW
by TV News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

Multiple Grammy and Oscar winning artist, musician and producer T Bone Burnett gave a thought provoking keynote speech at SXSW today, warning of the current dangers of the dominance of digital monopolies like Google and Facebook, while championing the value of the independence of artists. See below for the full text of the speech. (more...)

Baloji Shares ZOMBIES Video With Nowness, Album Out 5/3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

Congolese-born, Belgium-based artist Baloji today released a vibrant music video about digital and daily life, “Zombies” via NOWNESS and cross-posted on Dazed. The indie-afro musician is also the director, stylist, art director and producer of the film, which like his music blends tradition with modern flare, exploring our phone obsession and beyond in captivating colorful landscapes. Baloji, who has synesthesia so sees music in colors, describes the short film as“a journey between hope and dystopia in a hallucinated Kinshasa (Democratic Republic of the Congo), from the culture of the hair salon to solitary futuristic clubbing, from the urban Parade to the glory of a dictator in campaign (Papa Bollo) to modern western in the Takeshi Kitano style.” (more...)

Lakewood Theatre Company Announces Its 67th Season Of Plays And Musicals
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

Lakewood Theatre Company will begin its 67th season with six productions on its Mainstage and three productions on its Side Door stage beginning July 12, 2019.   (more...)

IN THE WORKS Returns to The Duplex Cabaret Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

Honeck-Moss Productions is proud to present "In The Works."  This exciting series was conceived as an opportunity for composers to try out new work in front of an audience and see how it plays in a supportive environment.  It is also an opportunity to create community among the composers and their performers. (more...)

BWW Review: STRIKE UP THE BAND, Upstairs at the Gatehouse
by Gary Naylor - Mar 13, 2019

The Gershwins' sublime music and lyrics rescue a show hamstrung by a confused and clumsy book and some very familiar characters. (more...)

Broadway Star DeLaney Westfall Will Join Isaac Sutton For 'Broadway-Israel' Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

For the first time in Israel, International theater and concert headliner Isaac Sutton will welcome Broadway Star DeLaney Westfall(Kinky Boots and Sweeney Todd) as they embark on an Israeli concert tour in March 2019 with the show Broadway-Israel. (more...)

Chazz Palminteri Returns To The State Theatre To Tell A BRONX TALE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

Academy Award-nominated actor Chazz Palminteri returns to the State Theatre for the first time in five years with an unforgettable performance of A Bronx Tale on Friday, April 12th. (more...)

The Corn Mo And Love Show Show Returns To The Slipper Room
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

Freshly returned from rocking his way around the UK with Tragedy: All Metal Tribute to the Bee Gees & Beyond, Corn Mo returns to bring the RAWK to The Love Show Dancers' ROLL at The Slipper Room! (more...)

MSMT Partners With Local Libraries To Inspire Readers
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2019

Maine State Music Theatre (MSMT) is partnering with six local libraries starting April 1 through July 13 to inspire readers to discover or become reacquainted with Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island, the novel that inspired the theatre's upcoming show Treasure Island: A Musical Adventure. (more...)

Steppenwolf Announces Full Cast Of MS.BLAKK FOR PRESIDENT
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2019

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced today the full casting for the world premiere of MS. BLAKK FOR PRESIDENT, co-written by ensemble members Tina Landau (SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical) and Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight, Academy Award). Conceived by Tina Landau, she also directs this true and little-known Chicago story that will star Tarell Alvin McCraney as Ms. Joan Jett Blakk. Joining McCraney in the cast are Patrick Andrews, Molly Brennan, Daniel Kyri, Jon Hudson Odom and Sawyer Smith. (more...)

JONES WOOD FOUNDRY on the UES Presents Special for St. Patrick's Day on 3/16
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 12, 2019

Jones Wood Foundry, the popular restaurant on 76th Street between 1st Avenue and York Avenue will be serving their special Corned Beef & Cabbage Pie on Parade day, March 16th. (more...)

The 4th Annual Coney Island Ritual Cabaret Festival Returns Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2019

The Coney Island Ritual Cabaret Festival marks International Culture Lab's (ICL) 4th consecutive year probing the fantastical partnership of ritual and entertainment on Coney Island USA's (CIUSA) Sideshows by the Seashore stage. This year again ICL has assembled an array of performance artists, musicians, magicians, puppeteers, sideshow performers and dancers, all of whom have been tasked with presenting original works that define ritual cabaret through the lens of their own particular aesthetic, discipline and lineage. (more...)

Musical Theatre West Presents Marc Shaiman And Scott Wittman's CATCH ME IF YOU CAN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2019

Musical Theater West (MTW) brings the incredible true story, turned hit film, turned Broadway Tony Award-winning musical Catch Me If You Can to the Carpenter Performing Arts Center March 29 through April 14. Created by the dream team of song writers Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman (Hairspray, Smash, Mary Poppins Returns) and librettist Terrence McNally (The Full Monty, Ragtime), Catch Me If You Can delivers a the high-flying musical comedy about chasing your dreams and not getting caught. (more...)

Magic Thread Cabaret Kicks Off Its Sophomore Season With Cory Lingner
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2019

Klein and Alvarez Productions, LLC is proud to kick off its 2019 Magic Thread Cabaret sophomore season with Cory Lingner, who is already building quite an impressive resume on Broadway, back home to delight Central Indiana audiences with more than just his signature dance abilities. (more...)

Theatre Lawrence Announces 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2019

THEATRE LAWRENCE announces a brand new season filled with surprises, a musical favorite, and some brand new shows to tempt you. (more...)

BWW Review: COMPLEXIONS Contemporary Ballet 25th Anniversary Celebration at the Joyce is a Spectrum of Perfection
by Cindy Sibilsky - Mar 11, 2019

The Joyce Theater catapults its scintillating 2019 season that encapsulates an entire spectrum of contemporary international movement with a renowned and acclaimed audience-favorite, COMPLEXIONS Contemporary Ballet. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - March 11, 2019
by - Mar 11, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on March 11 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

The Ivoryton Playhouse Presents BURT & ME
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2019

The Ivoryton Playhouse opens its 2019 season with a dazzling Parade of hits by the songwriting team of Burt Bacharach and Hal David in the musical comedy BURT & ME by Larry McKenna. This coming-of-age story is narrated by Joe who tells the story of his obsession with the music of Burt Bacharach alongside his high school romance with Lacey. The old story of boy meets girl, boy loses girl, boy finds girl again, develops a new life in this nostalgic paean to the music and culture of America in the seventies. (more...)

Meet the Cast of BE MORE CHILL- Now on Broadway!
by Julie Musbach - Mar 11, 2019

Just last night the company of the cult hit Be More Chill, featuring music and lyrics by Joe Iconis, a book by Joe Tracz , direction by Stephen Brackett and choreography by Chase Brock, celebrated opening night on Broadway.  (more...)

BWW Review: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Still A Veritable Force After Three Decades
by Vince Vicentuan - Mar 11, 2019

Everyone knows the musical all too well. At least for those who were already breathing theater when The Phantom of the Opera opened in London's West End in 1986, and on Broadway in 1988. (more...)

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