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Thursday, January 22, 2015

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Movie of the Week

WANZIE: Steve Carrell’s performance in FOXCATCHER is absolutely worthy of the Oscar nomination he has garnered. He is amazing. Too bad that in order to witness his stellar performance one must suffer through this ill-paced, overly long, dog of a film. At least three times I thought the film had ended only to have the darkened screen (even the fades between scenes were ill-paced and overly long) light up again with another scene, and I wanted to slit my wrists! Don’t buy a ticket to see this movie. Get it from Redbox so you can fast-forward through all the endless overly-long establishing shots and a lot of other wasted celluloid, and just watch the scenes Carell is in.
2 PINK TRIANGLES 

DOUG: Steve Carell is just creepy as real life John Dupont. And that’s a really good thing. Honestly, if I didn’t know in advance that Carell was playing the part, I would have never been able to guess it was him. He’s that good. But Gaaaaawwwwd what an awful movie! 
2 ½ PINK TRIANGLES

NOTE: Our Movie Reviewing Duo also reviewed THE IMITATION GAME on the air this past Monday. They both raved about every facet of the film, including everyone in it. They each awarded THE IMITATION GAME 4 PINK TRIANGLES, and declared it to be a must-see film.

Norbert Leo Butz and Other Broadway Stars to Play Abbey

Following the sold out performance of Jeremy Jordan’s cabaret BREAKING CHARACTER, The Abbey has announced additional Broadway stars that will be performing in the all-new BROADWAY SPOTLIGHT SERIES.  Two-time Tony Award winner Norbert Leo Butz will return to The Abbey in March to perform his cabaret GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS. Additional performances include Brad Bradley, Melissa van der Schyff, and Paul Anthony Stewart

On March 7 Broadway sensation Norbert Leo Butz returns to The Abbey with his new hit show GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS. Focusing on the female – both the mythic and the contemporary, Girls, Girls, Girls features music from the likes of Elvis Costello, Loretta Lynn, Frank Sinatra, and Johnny Cash. Butz, who took home Tony Awards for his performances in CATCH ME IF YOU CAN and DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS, has also starred on Broadway in BIG FISH, THE LAST FIVE YEARS, THOU SHALT NOT, and RENT. Tickets for GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS are $50 for general admission and $75 for VIP, which includes reserved table seating and a meet and greet with Norbert after the show.

On February 23 get cozy with Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominee Melissa van der Schyff in an intimate concert of lush jazz standards, a few country classics, and some engaging originals. Van der Schyff is a singer, songwriter, and actor best known for originating the role of Blanche Barrow in Broadway’s BONNIE & CLYDE, for which she garnered both Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominations. She is joined by award-winning jazz pianist, composer, and arranger Sharon Minemoto. Tickets for Melissa van der Schyff and Sharon Minemoto are $40 for general admission /$60 VIP.

Broadway veteran Brad Bradley, who has appeared in SPAMALOT, BILLY ELLIOT, ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, and STEEL PIER, takes the stage at The Abbey on March 2, at 8 PM with his brand new cabaret B SQUARED. The musical journey of a young boy struggling with his sexuality, coming out of the closet, searching for authenticity, and then achieving the life of his dreams, B SQUARED is a night of silly song and dance that teeters above and below the surface, at times touches a nerve, but mostly hits the funny bone. Tickets for B SQUARED are $30 for general admission/$50 VIP.

Rounding out the newest additions to The Abbey’s BROADWAY SPOTLIGHT SERIES, Paul Anthony Stewart brings his show NICE ‘N EASY to the stage on March 16. Direct from NYC where he is currently appearing in BEAUTIFUL, Paul explores all things “nice” and “easy” that will include songs from stage and screen, as well as some anecdotes about everything from his time on GUIDING LIGHT to his time on the Great White Way. Tickets to Paul Anthony Stewart’s NICE ‘N EASY are $40 general admission/$60 VIP.

Tickets for all BROADWAY SPOTLIGHT SERIES performances are on sale now, and can be purchased at www.TicketWeb.com. For more information, visit www.AbbeyOrlando.com.

Official WANZeGRAM Discounted Outings Announced

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OFFICIAL WANZeGRAM OUTING NIGHT

CABARET

Starring Blue Star

At The Abbey

FRIDAY, January 30, 2015

8 PM Curtain

General Admission: $8-Off
(Pay only $32 instead of $40)

*Full Experience $14-Off

(Pay only $56 instead of $70)

**VIP FULL EXPERIENCE – Very Limited - $10-OFF

(Pay only $80 instead of $90)

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*Enjoy the “FULL EXPERIENCE” – Arrive a full 90 minutes prior to curtain time and step into the interactive cabaret world of 1930’s Berlin. Mix and mingle as you enjoy heavy hors d’ oeuvres along with intermittent historically inspired variety acts that are decidedly naughty and risqué. Also enjoy first choice of general admission seats prior to other general admission patrons being admitted. Before taking your seat to see “Cabaret,” you will have fully experienced attending a cabaret the likes of which provided the inspiration for the show.

** “VIP FULL EXPERIENCE” provides all the perks of the “Full Experience” as outlined above, along with reserved front-of-house table seating.

Discounted admissions are intended for WANZeGRAM subscribers and their friends and family members. The discounts are only applicable to the performance on Friday Evening, January 30, 2015. Tickets must be ordered online:

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See WANZIE in the role of Father Flynn

Played by Phillip Seymour Hoffman in the movie version of

 The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Drama

DOUBT

A Parable

A Beth Marshall Presents Production

At

THE GARDEN THEATRE

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OFFICIAL WANZeGRAM OUTING NIGHT

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Thursday, February 12

8 PM Curtain

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Pictures of the Week

Wanzie says, “I just ran across this old publicity photo and it made me smile, so I thought I would share it.”

DOUG as Magic Kingdom Tour Guide Allison in the revival (2000) production of the Charron/Wanzie musical
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I utterly adored my WANZeGRAM this [January 15] morning...and NOT just because my name was in it (but thanks truly for that). What moved me most deeply was your gorgeous  “A Note from Wanzie." Thanks so much for that.
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I hope I have the right email address. I am looking for the Michael Wanzie described in the article in the Orlando Weekly titled “Finally. Same-sex marriage comes to Orlando with a glorious flourish.” I would just like to say that with all my husband and I have gone through this past year, one of the memories I will forever cherish is the quote from the article that said when a heckler from the back of the crowd shouted, “Jesus is coming,” Mr. Wanzie replied instantly, “Jesus is HERE!” in a loud voice.  That has got to be one of the more priceless moments in all of this.  We can all think of things we would have or should have said an hour, a day, or a week later.  Mr. Wanzie’s retort was right on the mark at just the right moment – Sic Em!!!!
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Now Playing

Through January 24
39 STEPS
Osceola Arts Center

$22/$19 Seniors/$15 Students
http://osceolaarts.org

Through January 25
Orlando Ballet Company

SWAN LAKE

Dr. Phillips Center For The Performing Arts
Starting at $43.75

www.drphillipscenter.org 

Monday, January 25
DAVID DORMAN & JULIE DORMAN OHRBERG
CABARET PERFORMNCE

The Abbey
$10 Advance/$15 Door

Through January 31
SOMETHING’S WEIRD IN WEEKI WACHEE
Footlight Theatre

$12 Advance/$15 Cash at Door
http://www.wanziepresents.com

Through February 14, 2015
THE RAT PACK LOUNGE

The Winter Park Playhouse

$38/$35 Seniors/$20 Students/$18 Industry Pros
$10 Student Rush/$28 Matinees/$25 Third Thursday
407.645.0145
www.winterparkplayhouse.org

Through March 8
TO KILL A MOCKING BIRD
Orlando Shakes

$17 – $45
407.447.1700
www.OrlandoShakes.org

THEATER – TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
Christopher Sergel’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel will come to life in the Margeson Theater with new staging by director Thomas Ouellette (Race, Romeo and Juliet, and Pride and Prejudice). 

A compelling and timeless story, To Kill a Mockingbird is told through the eyes of six year old Scout, played by Kennedy Joy (Young Lizzie Borden) Foristall. As a tense tug of war between justice and racism heats up, Scout and her family must learn to temper violence and hatred with courage and compassion.

The show stars Warren Kelley (Off-Broadway’s A Christmas Carol and Orlando Shakes’ A Little Night Music) as Scout’s father and the moral lawyer Atticus Finch. Jamil A.C. Mangan (My Soul Is A Witness National Tour) appears as the African American field hand Tom Robinson who is falsely accused of rape by the white family of Bob Ewell, played by Eric Hoffmann (50th Anniversary World Tour of West Side Story). Also, Josh Lefkowitz, who is the nephew of Subscriber friend Chris Yakubchik, makes his Orlando Shakes debut in this production as Dill Harris.  

OPENING NIGHT PARTY & PRE-SHOW CHAT:
Friday, January 23; arrive at 6:15 PM. Free light appetizers from Rogue Pub and dessert bites from Raphsodic Bakery. Join in a brief, informative discussion about the creative process with members of the artistic team at 6:45 in The Patrons Room. Free to all opening night ticket holders. No RSVP necessary.

SUNDAY TALK BACK - Sunday, February 15:
Stay after the 2 PM matinee for an informal Q&A with the cast and members of the design team.

Orlando Shakes Presents

To Kill a Mockingbird

January 21 - March 8, 2015

 Thursdays through Saturdays
(And Select Wednesdays)
7:30 PM

Sundays at 2 PM

 Senior Matinees
January 28 & February 11, at 2 PM

 Preview Dates
January 21 & 22, at 7:30 PM

 $20 Under 30
January 30, at 7:30 PM

 ORLANDO SHAKES

Margeson Theatre
812 East Rollins Street
Orlando, FL 32803

 $20 ~ $35 ~ $45

 Student Rush $12/Previews & Senior Matinees $10, $17, $22

Military & Students $10 off single ticket prices
(Only available in Sections A and B with valid ID)

 407.447.1700

tickets.orlandoshakes.org  

 

THEATER – DOUBT,   A Parable
The Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning drama DOUBT, A PARABLE, follows a Catholic high school priest's battle for truth and personal integrity that will leave you with questions to ponder long after the curtain goes down.

Beth Marshall Directs a great cast headed up by Ginger Lee McDermott as Mother Superior, Sister Aloysius, and Michael Wanzie as Father Flynn; the roles originated in the film version of the play by Meryl Streep and Philip Seymour Hoffman, respectively.  Chelsea Panisch plays Sister James, and Shonda Thurman is Mrs. Muller.

Beth Marshall Presents’ Production
Of
DOUBT
A Parable

By John Patrick Shanley

February 6 through February 22, 2015

Thursday through Saturday Nights at 8 PM
Sundays at 2 PM
Industry Night – Monday, February 16, at 8 PM

THE GARDEN THEATRE
160 W. Plant Street
Winter Garden, FL   34787

$25/$21 Students & Seniors

Official WANZeGRAM Outing

Save 40%

Thursday, February 12 Performance Only

Pay Only $15 instead of $25

Join Wanzie & friends at Pillar’s Martini Bar after the show

Use Online Booking Code-Word “wanzie”

www.gardentheatre.org

THEATER / MUSIC – THE RAT PACK LOUNGE
A Central Florida Premiere of a new musical comedy. The story highlights the three famous friends - Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and Sammy Davis, Jr. - as they travel from heaven back to earth, to resolve some unfinished business!  The show features 30 hit songs made famous by the beloved Rat Pack trio.

Rob Winn Anderson directs an outstanding professional cast including Kevin Kelly as Sinatra, Christopher Alan Norton as Dean Martin, newcomer Deejay Young as Sammy Davis, Jr., Sarah-lee Dobbs as Angie, and Todd Mummert as Vic.

Christopher Leavy will musical direct the production and also lead The Playhouse Trio on piano, along with Sam Forrest on percussion, and Ned Wilkinson on multiple instruments.

 THE RAT PACK LOUNGE

 January 16 - February 14, 2015

Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM
Thursday & Saturday Matinees at 2 PM
Select Wednesday, Friday and Sunday Matinees at 2 PM
"Third Thursday" January 29, at 7:30 PM
Preview Performance on Thursday, January 15, at 7:30 PM

 THE WINTER PARK PLAYHOUSE
711 Orange Avenue
Winter Park, FL  32789

$38/$35 Seniors/$20 Students/$18 Industry Pros
$10
Student Rush/ $28 Matinees /$25 Third Thursday

407.645.0145

www.winterparkplayhouse.org

Coming Attractions
In this section you will find opening dates for future attractions so you may plan ahead. Emboldened listings indicate events added as of this edition of your GRAM.


OPENING TUESDAY, JANUARY 27

Playing Through February 1

Dr. Phillips Center For The Performing Arts

Walt Disney Theater

Tickets start at only $33.75

www.drphillipscenter.org

Tickets Also On Sale For

A NIGHT IN RIO
With
SERGIRO MENDES

April 17

Walt Disney Theater
$25.50 - $65.50

BROADWAY ACROSS AMERICA:

MOWTOWN
The Musical

March 10 through March 15

Disney's
BEAUTY & THE BEAST
May 12-17, 2015

PIPPIN
April 21 – April 26

ANYTHING GOES
May 26 – 31

I LOVE LUCY: LIVE ON STAGE
June 23 - 28

ORLANDO BALLET – ACROBATS
CHILDREN’S SHOWS
CONCERTS – COMEDIANS  - DANCE – VARIETY

SLAVA’S SNOW SHOW  s  POTTED POTTER

HARVARD GLEE CLUB

BIG STARS!

Diana Ross        s Harry Connick Jr.

Bill Mahr        s Jerry Seinfeld  s Jason Mraz

Jon Mellencamp       s Jackson Browne

Sarah Mclachlan

Tony award-winning actress, singer and star of

WICKED, FROZEN, IF/THEN, and GLEE

IDINA MENZEL
2015 Global Concert Tour
July 25

Details & Reservations:

DrPhillipsCenter.org

844.513.2014

Box Office Hours
10 AM – 4 PM, Monday - Friday
(closed on holidays and weekends)

January 23

Orlando Ballet
SWAN LAKE

Dr. Phillips Center
January 27 Disney’s NEWSIES

Dr. Phillips Center

January 29

Blue Star in CABARET

The Abbey
January 31 MARK KOZELEK Dr. Phillips Center
January 22 LIVING ROOM DRAG With SASSY DEVINE The Venue
January 23 THE EXPLORERS’ CLUB Mad Cow
January 24 AMERICAN HORROR STORY PARTY Parliament House
January 26 DAVID DORMAN & JULIE DORMAN ORHBERG The Abbey
February 2 BRET MICHAELS LIFE ROCKS SEMINAR Hard Rock Live!
  POTTED POTTER Dr. Phillips Center
February 6

Wanzie in DOUBT: A PARABLE

The Garden Theatre
February 8 BILL MAHR Dr. Phillips Center
February 8 CELTIC THUNDER Hard Rock Live
February 11 DIANA ROSS - IN THE NAME OF LOVE TOUR Dr. Phillips Center
February 14 HARRY CONNICK JR. Dr. Phillips Center
February 15 JASON MARAZ Dr. Phillips Center
February 17 ALICE COOPER Hard Rock Live!
February 22

THE GONG SHOW
To Benefit The Center’s Senior Programing

The Venue
January 30 Official WANZeGRAM Outing Night – CABARET The Abbey
February 9 ROB ROSS The Abbey
February 12 Official WANZeGRAM Outing Night – DOUBT A Parable The Garden Theater
February 16 ERIC DESNOYERS The Abbey
February 16 MISS LARGE & LOVELY PAGEANT Footlight Theatre
February 27 SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN Osceola Center for The Arts
March 5 The Famous Cat Circus ACRO CATS The Venue
March 7 MADRI GRAS PARTY Parliament House
March 23 SARA JONES The Abbey
March 30 ALICE RIX The Abbey
  SLAVA’S SNOW SHOW Dr. Phillips Center
A Note From Wanzie

There is so much that I am excited about as we usher in this New Year.

I know it’s deathly cold up north, but it sure is resulting in some of the nicest weather ever down here in Florida. Cool crisp days awash in warm rays from a bright sun in a picture post card sky has been more the norm than not as of late, and that’s a good thing.

I’ve seen a whole spat of really good movies: THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING, INTO THE WOODS, THE INTERVIEW, SELMA, and THE IMITATION GAME, to name just a few.

Jeremy Jordan at The Abbey was absolutely splendiferous. And I’m thrilled about the continuation of The Broadway Spotlight Cabaret Series at the Abbey for which Kenny Howard has already booked a spate of great performers, not the least of which is the return “must see” engagement of Norbert Leo Butz in an all new show with all new material. www.AbbeyOrlando.com

I’m so excited to see NEWSIES at Dr. Phil’s, CABARET at The Abbey, and especially child actors Kennedy Joy Foristall and Josh Lefkowitz in TO KILL A MOCKING BIRD at Orlando Shakes. www.OrlandoShakes.org

Rehearsals for DOUBT are going extremely well. We are right on schedule, and I’m super excited to be sharing the stage with fabulous actresses (Shonda Thurman, Chelsey Panisch, and Ginger McDermott) with whom I have never before worked, as well as to be making my Garden Theatre/Beth Marshall Presents debut.

www.GardenTheatre.org

I’m also excited to be hosting specially discounted WANZeGRAM official outing nights for both CABARET and DOUBT. (Scroll up to feature article in this Gram for complete details)

We’re already hard at work on our revival production of Wanzie’s THE LION QUEEN And The Naked Go-G0 Cub for Orlando Fringe 2015, where in addition to co-producing that show, I will be appearing in Doug Ba’aser’s production of another of my plays, DRAGNESS OF GOD.

I’m excited that Tommy Wooten will return to Orlando to appear in both The Lion Queen (this time stepping into the part of Star, the leather chaps-wearing villain that I played in the original production 9 years ago), and DRAGNESS OF GOD in which he will reprise his role as Dr. Livingston. In DRAGNESS Doug and I will reprise our roles as well; myself as Mother Superior, and Doug as Agnes, the novice who apparently manifests a virgin birth and the occasional bout of stigmata.

For THE LION QUEEN, Doug, Rebecca Fisher, Joe Swanberg, and Catherine Goodison are all returning to play the roles they originated nearly a decade ago. Doug White and Rich Kuntz will comprise the chorus this time around, and the very talented Anthony Johnson will fly in from NYC to play the title role. The Naked Go-Go Cub will be played by Griffeth Whitehurst, who is currently preparing to make his Abbey stage debut as the Emcee in CABARET.

I started bartender training this week at the Parliament House, and beginning on February 10, I will become the regular happy hour bartender for Tuesday Games Night hosted by Doug Ba’aser.

I’m going to be a judge for two upcoming fun and fabulous fundraising events. On Sunday, February 22, I’ll be judging THE GONG SHOW at The Venue to benefit The Center, and on Monday, March 2, I’ll be judging DANCING WITH THE FRINGE STARS at Hard Rock Live! (along with Eric Yow of Yow Dance and the fabulous Blue Star) to benefit the 2015 Orlando International Fringe Theater Festival. www.OrlandoFringe.org

Unfortunately my DOUBT rehearsal schedule conflicts with the Abbey Spotlight Cabaret Series, so I missed seeing Sam Singhaus, and will unfortunately be unable to attend the next offering, so would you all (WANZeGRAM Subscriber friends) please do yourselves a favor and plan on seeing David Dorman & Julie Dorman Ohrberg in their duo Cabaret this Monday, January 26, and let me know how fabulous it was.

http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/Search.action?query=David+Dorman

The annual Mardi Gras Party, complete with “The Biggest Little Mardi Gras Parade in The Country,” will take place at the Parliament House on Saturday, March 7, and that’s always a hoot and a half. And before you know it, The Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival and The Florida Film Festival will be here.

We in Central Florida are blessed with so many entertainment options. I mean seriously, how many cities our size – because we are not a big city – can boast what this town offers?

In addition to so many nightclubs and lounges (you couldn’t get to them all if you went club hopping to ten bars a night every night of the year), we also have all the major attractions that people travel from around the world to experience, along with a gazillion second and third tier peripheral attractions right here in our own back yard. The grass roots music scene in Orlando rivals that of any major city; bands of every stripe and musical genre are in performance constantly. And there’s not a week goes by that there isn’t some sort of festival going on, be it The Festival of The Masters, or The Scottish Games. Greater Orlando is festival crazy with everything from The Zellwood Corn Festival to the Zora Neale Hurston Festival, and every conceivable festival in between. The afore-mentioned Florida Film Festival is now recognized as one of the truly great film festivals in the nation, and the Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival is, without question, the gold standard of all U.S. Fringe Festivals.

But on a year round basis we also have offerings from –

  • The Abbey

  • The Amway Center

  • The Annie Russell Theatre

  • The Theaters at UCF and Valencia and Seminole State College

  • Arcades galore

  • Beth Marshall Presents

  • Bob Carr Theater

  • Breakthrough Theater

  • Central Florida Community Arts

  • Central Florida Sounds of Freedom Marching Band

  • The Concert Stage at The Parliament House

  • The Citrus Bowl

  • Dr. Phillips Center for The Performing Arts

  • Enzian

  • The Footlight Theatre

  • Hamburger Mary’s

  • Hard Rock Live!

  • House of Blues

  • Jai Alai

  • Maitland Art Center

  • Mad Cow Theatre

  • Mennello Museum of American Art

  • Moorse Museum

  • Orlando Museum of Art

  • A myriad of Galleries in and around Downtown Orlando

  • Orange County History Center
    Orange County Convention Center

  • Orlando Ballet

  • Orlando Gay Chorus

  • Orlando Magic

  • Orlando Opera

  • Orlando Philharmonic

  • Orlando Repertory Theatre

  • Orlando Science Center

  • Orlando Shakespeare Theatre

  • Orlando Solar Bears

  • Orlando Theatre Project

  • Osceola Center for the Arts

  • Osceola Performing Arts Center

  • The Plaza Live!

  • Racing of every kind

  • SAK Comedy Lab

  • The Sonnentag Theatre at The Ice House

  • Theater Downtown (albeit without a home at present)

  • UCF Arena

  • VarieTEASE and The Venue

  • Voci Dance

  • Wanzie Presents

  • Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center

  • Winter Park Playhouse

  • Yow Dance

…and that doesn’t even begin scratch the surface.

You can’t swing a dead cat in the Greater Orlando area without hitting a multi-plex cinema, or a place to play billiards, or throw darts, or roll a ball at ten pins.

Throw a second dead cat (and I heartily suggest you do so), and you’ll hit a lake. And the Atlantic Ocean Beaches and Gulf Shore are within easy driving distance.

Quaint areas ripe for antiquing and boutique shopping are virtually everywhere. And the number of area malls and factory outlet stores far exceed the norm for our population base. I guarantee you that every cuisine one might find in New York City is on offer in Orlando. And of course there’s all those fabulous DailyCity.com Food Truck Bazaars.

Add into the mix an amazing number of admission-free to very affordable state, county, and city parks and trails, along with the myriad of recreational activities they offer, and I think those of us who live in Central Florida would have to conclude we are very fortunate to reside here.

I swear if at any point in 2015 I hear anyone in Orlando say, “There’s nothing to do this weekend,” I will have to go off on them Big Time.

I’m WANZIE And That’s All I Wrote!

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