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The Listen Up Project is the latest production of Vermont filmmaker Bess O'Brien. It’s an original, live musical based on interviews and conversations with teens from all across Vermont. The show is touring around the state right now, with performances from Aug. 4-15. Independent producer Erica Heilman visited with some of the teens in their third week of rehearsal, and asked them to explain what the show is about, in their own words.
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