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November 15, 2018
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September 18, 2018
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July 13, 2018
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June 12, 2018
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June 01, 2018
Melody Herzfeld, a drama teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, received an award this week for excellence in theater education from the biggest name in Broadway honors: the Tony Awards.
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