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The Education of Stephanie Umoh

Race is a complicating factor for Boston Conservatory actress

She sees Broadway diversity but challenges closer to home

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By Linda Matchan
Globe Staff / March 30, 2008

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Stephanie Umoh and her roommate Anich D'Jae have a lot in common. They're both seniors at the Boston Conservatory, studying musical theater. They're both from Texas. Umoh is biracial, D'Jae African-American. They're both crazy about Oprah and share the fantasy that she'll discover them one day and offer them a shortcut to fame. (Full article: 2147 words)

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