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Cate Blanchett and Josh Groban lead Broadway's fall season

"Cats" is back on Broadway, purring along. "Hamilton" tickets are still hard to get. What else is new this fall? Some big celebrities are coming, including Cate Blanchett, Diane Lane, Janet McTeer, Josh Groban and Liev Schreiber. Some old writers are also showing up, like Anton Chekhov and Leo Tolstoy. Here's a look at some highlights of the first half of the 2016-17 Broadway season:

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Benefit concert Saturday as fellow singers take the stage to help member with cancer

The Sacramento Philharmonic and Opera Chorus will hold a benefit Saturday night for member Rodney Parada, who was recently diagnosed with stage four prostate cancer.
Sammy Caiola The Sacramento Bee
Benefit concert Saturday as fellow singers take the stage to help member with cancer 1:36

Benefit concert Saturday as fellow singers take the stage to help member with cancer

Rock camp for girls teaches skills that go beyond the stage 1:52

Rock camp for girls teaches skills that go beyond the stage

Hippie Sabotage fight security at What The Festival 2:10

Hippie Sabotage fight security at What The Festival

Violinist and looper Joe Kye leaving Sacramento 3:52

Violinist and looper Joe Kye leaving Sacramento