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Stars invited to perform for Michelle Obama

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Oct 15, 2012 | 5:00am EDT

Director Mick Nichols is to helm the production, in which stars who have played the President, First Lady or a member of the White House-dwelling family onscreen, will perform for Obama's wife Michelle.

Weaver played the First Lady in 1993's Dave, Nixon was the President's daughter in Tanner '88, and Davis portrayed a fictional first female leader of America in TV show Commander in Chief.

James Earl Jones and Cherry Jones are also in talks to perform at the event in New York on Wednesday (17Oct12), with tickets costing between $500 (£312) and $5,000 (£3,125).

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