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    ART’s Diane Paulus visits White House

    Takes part in Broadway program for students

    Diane Paulus (right) sat behind Michelle Obama as the first lady speaks during “Broadway at the White House.”
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    Diane Paulus (right) sat behind Michelle Obama as the first lady speaks during “Broadway at the White House.”

    American Repertory Theater artistic director Diane Paulus was one of the special guests at Monday’s “Broadway at the White House,” a program for high school students in the performing arts. Paulus introduced a performance from the show “Finding Neverland,” which she directed at the ART and on Broadway. Other names who joined first lady Michelle Obama for the celebration included Andrew Lloyd Webber (left), Kristin Chenoweth, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Gloria Estefan , who represented the musical “On Your Feet!,” and “Finding Neverland” star Matthew Morrison.

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