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Tanya Karina, a resident artist at the House of Yes, was in Texas waiting to perform at South by Southwest when the news broke about the severity of the pandemic. Since March 2020, Karina has been using their free time studying holistic therapy and learning the dance form of waacking. José A. Alvarado Jr. for NPR hide caption

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Producer Scott Rudin, center, and the cast of Hello, Dolly! accept the award for Best Revival of a Musical at the 2017 Tony Awards in New York City. Rudin says he's stepping back from his Broadway work. Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions hide caption

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Not My Job: We Quiz Japanese Breakfast On 'The Breakfast Of Champions'

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Check-In: American Citizen Ophira Eisenberg

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Yo-Yo Ma: Beginner's Mind

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Ciera Amaro's art is one of the submissions to a project called Dispatches from Quarantine. Ciera Amaro via Alexandra Zapruder hide caption

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Dispatches From Quarantine: How Young People Are Documenting History

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Ellen Pompeo has starred in Grey's Antaomy since the show's premiere in 2005. Now in its 17th season, Grey's is featuring pandemic plot twists, adding new characters and bringing back old ones. ABC hide caption

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'Grey's Anatomy' Is In Its 17th Season ... But Are Today's Shows Built To Last?

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Reese Witherspoon stars as Elle Woods in Legally Blonde. Tracy Bennett/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. hide caption

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Clockwise from top left: Andra Day in The United States vs. Billie Holiday, Yuh-Jung Youn in Minari, Daniel Kaluuya in Judas and the Black Messiah, and Nomadland director Chloé Zhao with Frances McDormand. Takashi Seida/Hulu, A24, Glen Wilson/Warner Bros., Joshua James Richards/20th Century Studios hide caption

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Neither #OscarsSoWhite Nor #OscarsSoMale — What A Difference A Pandemic Makes

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Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr. was born in Sierra Leone and came to the U.S. when he was 8. He regrets that he no longer has an accent. "The accent is like a reminder of who you are and it's a reminder of where you come from," he says. Aundre Larrow/Spotify hide caption

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Podcaster Chronicles Racism, 'Resistance' And The Fight For Black Lives

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The Making of Biblical Womanhood, by Beth Allison Barr Brazos Press hide caption

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'The Making Of Biblical Womanhood' Tackles Contradictions In Religious Practice

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