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    'The Exonerated' Is a Sucker-Punch to the Heart

    From the moment the lights come up, the true stories of falsely convicted death row victims tear at your heart strings. A brilliant cast and director Bob Balaban's beautifully conceived production make you forget this is a staged reading.

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    Inner City Youth Take the Stage at the Harold Clurman Festival

    For young aspiring actors, performing in the Harold Clurman Festival, with great names like Elaine Stritch and Edward Albee linked to it, is a unique and exciting opportunity.

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    'Broadway or Bust' Tells the Real High School Musical Story

    If you've seen "Glee" or "High School Musical" you must know everything about kids and musical theater, right? No way. "Broadway or Bust'," a new three-hour documentary series from PBS and WGBH Boston, follows 60 high school students from across the country in New York City as they rehearse ...

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    Thomas Bradshaw's 'Job' Is Almost Too Literal And Shocking

    Thomas Bradshaw's adaptation of the Book of Job, at the Flea Theater, churns stomachs with its sex and violence. While he stays true enough to the original tale, he loses the faith and humanity behind the story with his attempts to shock.

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    NYC Promotes, Preserves Broadway

    Mayor’s Office launches site to celebrate theaters and performers.

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    'Detroit' Gets Under Your Skin

    Lisa D’Amour’s “Detroit,” at Playwrights Horizons, gets under your skin and stays there, addressing the America of the Great Recession with an exhilaratingly original perspective.

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    Einstein on the Beach

    “Einstein on the Beach,” Robert Wilson, Philip Glass, and Lucinda Childs’ 1976 mystifying avant-garde operatic masterpiece, returns to BAM more polished and effective than ever.

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    Absurd Person Singular

    At South Coast Repertory, director David Emmes gives Alan Ayckbourn’s “Absurd Person Singular” an ideally cast staging, its finger on the pulse of this tragicomic masterwork.

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    Sounding Beckett

    Director Joy Zinoman and musical director William Anderson pair new musical pieces with three Samuel Beckett’s plays in the enlightening “Sounding Beckett,” from Cygnus Ensemble.

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    The Anderson Twins Play the Fabulous Dorseys

    In “The Anderson Twins Play the Fabulous Dorseys,” at 59E59 Theaters, real-life twins Pete and Will Anderson delightfully re-create Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey’s big band music.