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HELLOOOO, JOHNNY BELINDA

On September 18, 1940: The Broadway musical Johnny Belinda opened at the Belasco Theatre.

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LET’S START THIS SONG AND DANCE

On September 18, 1985: The Broadway musical Song and Dance opened at the Royale Theatre. Richard Maltby Jr. was both the director and lyricist.

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BORN ON THIS DAY: AGNES DE MILLE

On September 18, 1905: Agnes de Mille was born in New York City into a family that was well-connected in the theater world. She was a choreographer and a dancer with a career spanning more than seventy years.

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