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Christopher Plummer to receive special theatre prize

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Jan 08, 2013 | 9:15am EST

The Sound of Music veteran, who has won two Tony Awards for his Broadway work in Barrymore and Cyrano, has performed at the Stratford Festival in his native Canada for more than 50 years and he also appeared in numerous productions at London's National Theater.

Now he is to be celebrated for his contributions by bosses at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Connecticut with the Monte Cristo Award during a special ceremony on 15 April (13).

Previous recipients of the accolade include actors Michael Douglas, James Earl Jones and Kevin Spacey.

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