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Thursday, May 23, 2013

"Little Miss Sunshine" to Rise at Second Stage

"Little Miss Sunshine" to Rise at Second Stage

A musical adaptation of the 2006 film that won Oscars for its screenplay and supporting actor Alan Arkin will open the fall season at the Off-Broadway theater

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