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Musical about ‘Amazing Grace’ coming to Broadway this summer

NEW YORK (AP) — How sweet it is: A new musical about the composer of the hymn “Amazing Grace” is coming to Broadway.

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Review: Bway’s ‘Finding Neverland’ never finds its groove

In this image released by Richard Kornberg & Associates, Matthew Morrison, left, and Kelsey Grammer perform in the musical, "Finding Neverland." (Carol Rosegg/Richard Kornberg & Associates via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — At a recent performance on Broadway of “Finding Neverland,” one young boy showed up in a very green Peter Pan costume and accessorized it with cowboy boots. It was an apt outfit for a show that is exuberant, quirky and somewhat conflicted about what it wants to be.

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Barbara Seyda wins $10,000 Yale Drama Series Prize

This March 13, 2015 image released by The O and M Company shows writer Barbara Seyda, winner of the ninth Yale Drama Series Prize, at DeGrazia Chapel, in Tucson, Ariz. Seyda’s play “Celia, a Slave: 26 Characters Testify,” won the award along with $10,000. It will be published by Yale University Press and there will be a staged reading at Lincoln Center Theater’s Claire Tow Theater in September. (A.T. Willett/The O and M Company via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — An Arizona-based writer, editor, photographer and designer has won the ninth Yale Drama Series Prize with her debut play based on the real story of a slave in Missouri who killed her master in 1855.

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Michael Cerveris on the ‘draining, exhausting’ ‘Fun Home’

In this May 16, 2014 file photo, Michael Cerveris attends the Drama League Awards in New York. Cerveris will appear in "Fun Home," a musical based on Alison Bechdel's graphic novel memoir. The show, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and a hit with most of the same cast downtown last year, opens this month at Circle in the Square Theatre in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — As a kid, Michael Cerveris was a big fan of black-and-white monster movies. But his loyalties weren’t always with the humans.

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‘Glee’ star Matthew Morrison finds himself back on Broadway

In this Nov. 9, 2014 file photo, actor Matthew Morrison arrives at he 8th Annual Hamilton Behind The Camera Awards in Los Angeles. Morrison, who played choir teacher Will Schuester for six season on “Glee,” is starring in “Finding Neverland,” a musical directed by Diane Paulus that explores the Peter Pan book's back story. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s taken six years for Matthew Morrison to get back on Broadway so it’s no surprise he knows a thing or two about where he ended up.

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