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When you're at home, you can sit back and be critical. When you're inside the theater, the whole show seems to work, especially the big production numbers.

Maybe it was a particularly well-produced show this year, but when you're in the audience, you feel part of it -- even way up in the second mezzanine.

I've been at the Oscars to cover them, but this is the first time I've ever been inside the ceremonies. I was there with my 17-year-old son, Noah. Read full article »

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