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Taking the Stage | Beyond the Canvas | PBS NewsHour

Red theater stage curtains, closed
Theater stage curtains.

Sun. Feb. 21 at 10:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | Some of theater’s brightest stars share their passion for the stage.Ultimate creative bravery is putting one's work on the theater stage in front of a live audience. It takes courage and an acceptance of artistic vulnerability. Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bryan Cranston and others share their passion for the theater.

PBS NewsHour has long been committed to reporting on arts and culture through our ongoing series, Canvas. That effort expands into primetime on PBS.

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