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S40 Ep2: Billy Porter: There Is Light

  • Aired: 04/03/2015
  • 01:53
  • Expires: 04/03/2018
  • Rating: NR
Though the path may not have been obvious, the kinds of music that filled Billy Porter's home as a child eventually enabled find an artistic home on the stage, where the drama within the song serves as his inspiration.
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S40 Ep2: Billy Porter: There Is Light
S40 Ep2: Billy Porter: There Is Light
The Tony Award winner explains how musical roots in gospel and soul led him to the stage.
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