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Featured Artist: George Fulginiti-Shakar

Winner of this year’s Helen Hayes Award Outstanding Musical Direction, Oklahoma! at Arena Stage An interview with George Fulginiti-Shakar Fall 2010 prior to the opening of Oklahoma! at Arena Stage Susan:  So my first question, George, since we are looking at the various elements that go into the creation of music-theatre, could you describe what is the

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Featured Work: Amelia in America

In May of 2010, AMELIA in AMERICA received a workshop production in Minneapolis-St Paul. Composers Ann Hoopes and Robert Bartlett Johnson and writer Susan Galbraith were on hand for a process led by Ben Krywosz, Artistic Director of Nautilus Theater, and Sonja Thompson as Musical Director. The musical explores the icon Amelia Earhart and the

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