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A popular version of the hit film musical about New York's High School of the Performing Arts ran for two seasons on NBC before flying high in first-run syndication for four more years.

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Street Kid Season 3, Episode 9 Jan 7, 1984 Paid

While researching for a role as a teenage streetwalker, Doris (VALERIE LANDSBURG) is shocked to find a girl her own age actually plying the world's oldest profession. Determined to get her off the street, Doris "adopts" her and arranges an audition at the School of the Arts. Unfortunately, the young woman doesn't possess the talent to pass the rigid requirements and is not admitted.Doris fears that the rejection will send the girl back to the street, but the girl reveals that the care and affection she has received from Doris and her friends has convinced her to abondon prostitution and return home to her parents.

UN Week Season 2, Episode 22 Mar 31, 1983 $1.99

The school hosts a "U.N. Week" with Emerson High School and the kids learn getting along with each other is more than just a matter of different geography -- even in New York City. Meanwhile, Lydia's (DEBBIE ALLEN) helping Reardon (MORGAN STEVENS) get ready for an audition is misinterpreted as the two of them having an affair

...Help from My friends Season 2, Episode 21 Mar 10, 1983 $1.99

A suicide note is found after several lockers have been vandalized, and Doris (VALERIE LANDSBURG) enlists the aid of her fellow students to try to find the potential victim before the act becomes a reality.

Not in Kansas Anymore Season 2, Episode 19 Feb 24, 1983 $1.99

Miss Sherwood (CAROL MAYO JENKINS) has Doris (VALERIE LANDSBURG) pulled from the school revue because her midterm essay, which Doris claimed she submitted, is missing. In the midst of her anger, Doris slips, hits her head and dreams she's entered the "Land of Oz" with Miss Sherwood as the Wicked Witch.

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Alone In a Crowd
Bruno's (LEE CURRERI) fear of performing before an audience clashes with Coco's (ERICA GIMPEL) intense desire to audition their band for the Seventh A (more…)
Sunshine Again
Doris fears that her grandmother may move into her parents' home. Bruno and Shorofsky find themselves in a freaky situation---they both promise a dres (more…)
The Crazies
The end of the acedemic year at the School of the Arts ushers in a condition known as "the crazies" where the normal fabric of order begins to unravel (more…)
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