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Mourning Mike Nichols, the enemy of mystery

In this Nov. 13, 1980, file photo, Gilda Radner, center,  and Sam Waterston, left, stars of the new Broadway comedy "Lunch Hour," share a laugh with Mike Nichols after opening night. Nichols, the director of matchless versatility who brought fierce wit, caustic social commentary and wicked absurdity to such film, TV and stage hits as "The Graduate," `'Angels in America" and "Monty Python's Spamalot," died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. He was 83.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The last time he was on Broadway, director Mike Nichols was asked what his secret was to getting the best from his actors.

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Mourning Mike Nichols, the enemy of mystery

In this Nov. 13, 1980, file photo, Gilda Radner, center,  and Sam Waterston, left, stars of the new Broadway comedy "Lunch Hour," share a laugh with Mike Nichols after opening night. Nichols, the director of matchless versatility who brought fierce wit, caustic social commentary and wicked absurdity to such film, TV and stage hits as "The Graduate," `'Angels in America" and "Monty Python's Spamalot," died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. He was 83.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The last time he was on Broadway, director Mike Nichols was asked what his secret was to getting the best from his actors.

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Some iconic Roxie Harts tell their stories

This undated image released by The Publicity Office shows Bebe Neuwirth starring as Roxie Hart in the musical "Chicago."  The musical will celebrate its 7,486 performance Sunday night, surpassing "Cats" as the second-longest running show in Broadway history.  (AP Photo/The Publicity Office, Paul Kolnik)

NEW YORK (AP) — There’s only one Roxie Hart but, in reality, there have been plenty.

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