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Behind the walls of the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Shakopee, Minn., a woman is crying. It’s one of the first rehearsals of a new choir at the prison called Voices of Hope, and what’s going on in a small room has hit a major emotional chord. “This woman joined us tonight and cried the entire time,” explained UM doctoral student Amanda Weber, the choir leader. At the end of the session, Weber asked her, “Are you okay? “The woman told me she was confused. She said, ‘I’m not usually an emotional person, but for some reason, I can’t stop crying.’ “That’s what music
Rutgers University’s New Brunswick campus is about an hour’s drive from the bright lights of Broadway. And though it’s not quite “The Great White Way,” it’s a place where some of musical theater’s stars of tomorrow can get an early glimpse of the determination and grit behind the glitter and glamour. Alistair Williams, director of the Rutgers High School Musical Theater Academy, says it can be a rude awakening for the area high school students who go through the university’s program. By learning from industry professionals involved with the Academy, they get a sense of the drive, talent and sacrifice