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Niskayuna grad has many duties with ‘Beast’

Emily Behny is front and center as Belle, and Niskayuna’s Michael Whitney, left, is delighted to be a supporting player with the national touring company of “Beauty and the Beast.” His duties include dance captain.
Emily Behny is front and center as Belle, and Niskayuna’s Michael Whitney, left, is delighted to be a supporting player with the national touring company of “Beauty and the Beast.” His duties include dance captain.
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Michael Whitney was like a caged tiger waiting to be unleashed, a metaphor he could interpret and create on the stage as well as anyone. A 2009 graduate of Niskayuna High School, Whitney had been attending the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City. But instead of finishing the two-year program there, he barely made it through two semesters. His time in school was short because his career just couldn’t wait. “I learned ...

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