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A Scene from the Play "dry bones rising"

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A scene from dry bones rising .

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A scene from dry bones rising .

A Scene from the Play "dry bones rising"

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A scene from dry bones rising.

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A scene from dry bones rising.

Steve Benson on Sophie Okonedo Winning the Tony Award

This Week in History: On June 8, 2014, Sophie Okonedo won a Tony for her performance in A Raisin in the Sun. Steve Benson remembers his delight and curiosity to find out more about this talented actress.
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This Week in History: On June 8, 2014, Sophie Okonedo won a Tony for her performance in A Raisin in the Sun. Steve Benson remembers his delight and curiosity to find out more about this talented actress.

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Thumbnail of video. This Week in History: On June 8, 2014, Sophie Okonedo won a Tony for her performance in A Raisin in the Sun. Steve Benson remembers his delight and curiosity to find out more about this talented actress.

Thumbnail of video. This Week in History: On June 8, 2014, Sophie Okonedo won a Tony for her performance in A Raisin in the Sun. Steve Benson remembers his delight and curiosity to find out more about this talented actress.

Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's Last Performance Thumbnail

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Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's last performance.

Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's last performance.

Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's Last Performance

This Week in History: On May 30, 1868, actress Adah Isaacs Menken gave her last performance. Etta King describes Menken's career and her determination to live her life to the fullest, regardless of society's rules.
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This Week in History: On May 30, 1868, actress Adah Isaacs Menken gave her last performance. Etta King describes Menken's career and her determination to live her life to the fullest, regardless of society's rules.

Paula Sinclair on Gilda Radner (Image)

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Image from video of Paula Sinclair speaking about comedienne and actor Gilda Radner.
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Image from video of Paula Sinclair speaking about comedienne and actor Gilda Radner.

Sophie Tucker in "The Outrageous Sophie Tucker"

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Singer and comedian Sophie Tucker performing in The Outrageous Sophie Tucker.
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Singer and comedian Sophie Tucker performing in The Outrageous Sophie Tucker.

Courtesy of the National Center for Jewish Film.

Claire Bloom

From her first film role in Charlie Chaplin’s 1952 Limelight to her performance in 2010’s The King’s Speech, Claire Bloom has remained a favorite of many acclaimed directors.

Claire Bloom

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Actress and writer, Claire Bloom.

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Actress and writer, Claire Bloom.

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