A star-studded field of home-grown entertainers

Leonard Bernstein

Leonard Bernstein

Some of the best-known performers of our time and decades past are connected to the region north of Boston. See if you can match the numbers with the letters.

Answers and more, Page 6


1. Born in Lynn, this actor in movie Westerns is one of three men to win three acting Oscars.

2. This Lowell native was named the No. 2 female film star of all time by the American Film Institute in 1999.

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3. This Lawrence-born composer wrote the score for perhaps the greatest musical in American history, “West Side Story.”

4. He was recently back in Andover, where he grew up, to work a McDonald’s take-out window.

5. This Burlington High School grad is best known for her impersonation of a woman who could become the first female president.

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