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BELOVED FRENCH ACTOR DIES

(BY SAÏDEH PAKRAVAN) Fans of the Birdcage, the Mike Nichols film casting Robin Williams and Nathan Lane as the old homosexual couple living in Miami Beach have no idea of the extraordinary success of the play that started it all, La cage aux folles. It played for five years at the Théâtre du Palais-Royal and for two at the Variétés, the "boulevard" answer to Broadway. By the time it was over, two ... more >