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Daily Rehearsal: Harry Potter comes to Chicago

Plus: Are Broadway actresses too cool to say hi to fans?

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Daniel Clarkson and Jefferson Turner (Photo by Clarkson  Photo by Carol Rosegg)

- Harry Potter will have acomeback in our city, notes the Sun-Times, as BBC TV hosts Daniel Clarkson and Jefferson Turner of Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience. Dubbed “a 70-minute romp,” the production will run for five weeks at the Broadway Playhouse starting in November.

- Here’s a long thread about whether young Broadway actresses are too cool to hang out by the stage door and say hi to fans.

- Commenters can’t agree: were Neil Hamburger and Tim Heidecker for real or not on Afternoon Shift last week?

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