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6 Days | 5 Nights
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Itinerary for Sep 6 — Sep 11, 2015

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Type: Hotel

Description: One of the finest hotels in Branson The Grand Plaza Hotel and conference center is located in the heart of the Branson Missouri just off the world famous Highway 76 Country Music Boulevard. Within walking distance to some of Branson's biggest stars and attractions as well as some of the greatest outlet shopping. They offer a breakfast buffet to our guests to help you start your day out right. The Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge offers fine cuisine and a wonderful view of the Ozark Mountains to the North or the Strip to the South. Specialties of the house are Prime Rib and Catfish. All of the rooms include free WiFi and a computer terminal is available in the lobby 24/7. The gift shop can help you with your show reservations, attraction tickets or local transportation needs.

Contact info:
245 North Wildwood
Branson, Missouri
Branson, MO 65616 USA
phone: 417-336-6646
web: www.bransongrandplaza.com

Room amenities: All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Facility amenities: Hotel Amenities Include: •Complimentary breakfast buffet •Free WiFi •Indoor pool & hot tub •Fitness center •Game room All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact (417) 336-6646
Participants wishing additional nights should contact the hotel at (417) 336-6646. Please let the hotel know you are part of the Road Scholar program for the best possible rates.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, September 06 - Register, Orientation, Dinner, and Get to Know Yo...
Register, Orientation, Dinner, and Get to Know Your Fellow Participants

Dinner: Orientation time for the program is 4:30 p.m. The first evening includes an introduction of the sponsoring personnel, an orientation to the program, dinner, and get-acquainted activities.

Evening: We will also have a brief introduction to Branson to excite you for the coming week! Please be aware that program activities and schedule times could change due to local circumstances. In the event of any changes, we will alert you as quickly as possible. Thank you for your understanding!

We will prepare for an exciting journey into the Branson Show Biz scene and what has and still does make it so popular. Get rest tonight as it is an exciting educational journey ahead of you!---

Lodging: Grand Plaza Hotel

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: One of the finest hotels in Branson The Grand Plaza Hotel and conference center is located in the heart of the Branson Missouri just off the world famous Highway 76 Country Music Boulevard. Within walking distance to some of Branson's biggest stars and attractions as well as some of the greatest outlet shopping. They offer a breakfast buffet to our guests to help you start your day out right. The Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge offers fine cuisine and a wonderful view of the Ozark Mountains to the North or the Strip to the South. Specialties of the house are Prime Rib and Catfish. All of the rooms include free WiFi and a computer terminal is available in the lobby 24/7. The gift shop can help you with your show reservations, attraction tickets or local transportation needs.

Contact info:
245 North Wildwood
Branson, Missouri
Branson, MO 65616 USA
phone: 417-336-6646
web: www.bransongrandplaza.com

Room amenities: All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Facility amenities: Hotel Amenities Include: •Complimentary breakfast buffet •Free WiFi •Indoor pool & hot tub •Fitness center •Game room All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact (417) 336-6646
Participants wishing additional nights should contact the hotel at (417) 336-6646. Please let the hotel know you are part of the Road Scholar program for the best possible rates.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, September 07 - Lectures on the history of Branson, Sound Technol...
Lectures on the history of Branson, Sound Technology, and Musical Instruments. Attend the world famous Duttons show!

Breakfast: Breakfast

Morning: LECTURE on the history of Branson Discover the shows that have made Branson the 'Live Entertainment Capitol' of the world. Look at how this sleepy little town is now host to over 100 shows, more theater seats than Broadway, and over 7 million visitors a year. The history will also include how Branson holds on to its roots while moving into the future. Presenter: Sarah Klinefelter, C of O Media Professor---

LECTURE on Theater Sound Equipment: Fantastic presentation on sound and how acoustics play such a large role in the success or failure of a performance. This lecture will also examine what is required by a sound operator and give you insight to becoming a better critic of vocal / instrument performances. Presenter: Tony Bishop, Sound Engineer and Designer---

Lunch: Lunch

Afternoon: LECTURE / Performance on Musical Instruments: Enjoy a musical time with a local musician and his amazing talent being able to play over 20 different instruments from the harp to the banjo. Each instrument is examined in a historical context as well as its modern application. Discuss life as a musical impersonator in Branson and the complexities of that career. Presenter: Rod Phillips, Musical Enthusiast

BOARD a luxury bus for a drive by tour of Branson and the area. Included: The Lakes, the Chateau, Point Royal Housing (where the Branson stars live), College of the Ozarks, Downtown Branson. Presenter: Sarah Klinefelter, Local Historian

Dinner: Buffet dinner at Grand Country. This is down home, Midwest cooking but enough selections for those with specific diets.

Evening: Attend the Duttons Performance: The Duttons are international touring and recording artists that play everything from bluegrass to classical in their shows, featuring a variety of instruments: violin, guitar, bass, viola, banjo, mandolin, keyboard, harmonica and drums among others. The Duttons have not only won recognition in national fiddling contests and as studio musicians but have also garnered praise and awards in classical violin competitions. They were also finalists on America's Got Talent in 2007.

Lodging: Grand Plaza Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: One of the finest hotels in Branson The Grand Plaza Hotel and conference center is located in the heart of the Branson Missouri just off the world famous Highway 76 Country Music Boulevard. Within walking distance to some of Branson's biggest stars and attractions as well as some of the greatest outlet shopping. They offer a breakfast buffet to our guests to help you start your day out right. The Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge offers fine cuisine and a wonderful view of the Ozark Mountains to the North or the Strip to the South. Specialties of the house are Prime Rib and Catfish. All of the rooms include free WiFi and a computer terminal is available in the lobby 24/7. The gift shop can help you with your show reservations, attraction tickets or local transportation needs.

Contact info:
245 North Wildwood
Branson, Missouri
Branson, MO 65616 USA
phone: 417-336-6646
web: www.bransongrandplaza.com

Room amenities: All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Facility amenities: Hotel Amenities Include: •Complimentary breakfast buffet •Free WiFi •Indoor pool & hot tub •Fitness center •Game room All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact (417) 336-6646
Participants wishing additional nights should contact the hotel at (417) 336-6646. Please let the hotel know you are part of the Road Scholar program for the best possible rates.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, September 08 - Lecture on the life of a Branson performer, Pop C...
Lecture on the life of a Branson performer, Pop Culture. Travel back in time 60 years to the Downtown Branson Main street. Private performance of the Micham Show.

Breakfast: Breakfast

Morning: LECTURE on the History of Local Cutlure: Popular culture is the entirety of ideas, perspectives, attitudes, memes, images, and other phenomena that are within the mainstream of a given culture, especially Western culture of the early to mid 20th century and the emerging global mainstream of the late 20th and early 21st century. Heavily influenced by mass media, this collection of ideas permeates the everyday lives of the society. Presenter: Sarah Klinefelter, Local Historian

LECTURE on the Life of a Performer: Tourists view the shows and performances on the Strip with amazement, but what is life really like once the curtain goes down. Listen to one of the most versatile performers in Branson on what affect this lifestyle has on family, friends, and self. Examine how the fame and glamour is not always what it seems, but always sought after. Presenter: Tom Wolff, Extraordinary Local Performer---

Lunch: Lunch

Afternoon: This afternoon, you will have the opportunity to travel down to the Historic Down Town district for exploration opportunities. The city of Branson was born in the early 1800s on a broad plain along the White River, just south of its confluence with Roark Creek. Buildings and roads eventually overtook the floodplain as the city grew westward up a gradually sloping ridge, creating what is now Branson's Historic Downtown District . Downtown The waters of Lake Taneycomo tamed the temperamental White River in 1913. Now, a patchwork of parks, campgrounds, shops and restaurants line the waterfront, forming a thriving shopping district on the city's eastern boundary. Mile-long Lake Street harbors public fishing docks, grassy parks and remarkable restaurants. Or you can use the time for other activities of your choice.

Dinner: Dinner

Evening: Private Performance Just for You: Enjoy an evening with the Michams in a private setting. Mike and Nancee Micham with take you on a musical performance that will guide the travels of music from Ireland to the Hills of the Ozarks. The Michams musical history includes the famous Back Porch Pickers and the touring Micham' show! A great time for laughing, learning, and listening!

Lodging: Grand Plaza Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: One of the finest hotels in Branson The Grand Plaza Hotel and conference center is located in the heart of the Branson Missouri just off the world famous Highway 76 Country Music Boulevard. Within walking distance to some of Branson's biggest stars and attractions as well as some of the greatest outlet shopping. They offer a breakfast buffet to our guests to help you start your day out right. The Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge offers fine cuisine and a wonderful view of the Ozark Mountains to the North or the Strip to the South. Specialties of the house are Prime Rib and Catfish. All of the rooms include free WiFi and a computer terminal is available in the lobby 24/7. The gift shop can help you with your show reservations, attraction tickets or local transportation needs.

Contact info:
245 North Wildwood
Branson, Missouri
Branson, MO 65616 USA
phone: 417-336-6646
web: www.bransongrandplaza.com

Room amenities: All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Facility amenities: Hotel Amenities Include: •Complimentary breakfast buffet •Free WiFi •Indoor pool & hot tub •Fitness center •Game room All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact (417) 336-6646
Participants wishing additional nights should contact the hotel at (417) 336-6646. Please let the hotel know you are part of the Road Scholar program for the best possible rates.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, September 09 - Lecture on the Marketing and PR of Branson Entert...
Lecture on the Marketing and PR of Branson Entertainment, Lecture on Costumes, and the life of a Dresser. Enjoy a private Branson Show - the Lennon Brothers 'Woodstock Revival'.

Breakfast: Breakfast

Morning: LECTURE on Marketing Branson: Discuss the past, current, and future of marketing for the Branson area. Take a close look with the Vice President of the local Chamber of Commerce on the successes and failures over the last few decades. The issue of 9/11 and the current recession with its effects on the tourist industry and how the entertainment complex has dealt with and is dealing with it.

LECTURE on the Selling of Branson: Close examination of the image of Branson and the concept of 'Faith, Family, and Flag' in a small mid-west sleepy town. How does this concept play into selling the 'Branson experience' to a general public? What are the positives and negatives of such a public relation push? Presenter: Sarah Klinefelter, Local Historian---

Lunch: Lunch

Afternoon: Join the Lennon Brothers as they perform a private show for you! The group will take you down a musical journey of the music that defined the Woodstock era. This is a rare opportunity to be part of a Branson show without the crowd! The Lennon/Cathcart Show will feature Branson favorites Gail Lennon, Mike Cathcart and Bill Lennon performing the music that they love in the tradition of Crosby, Stills & Nash, The Beach Boys, Peter, Paul & Mary and more! These three highly-respected members of the musical Lennon family are bringing all of their skills to this new show. Rock, Folk, Blues & Jazz. No tracks. All live.

Dinner: Dinner on your own. Suggestions will be made to locations and diet restrictions.

Evening: Free Evening - Suggestions will be made on shows and activities to do.

Lodging: Grand Plaza Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Type: Hotel

Description: One of the finest hotels in Branson The Grand Plaza Hotel and conference center is located in the heart of the Branson Missouri just off the world famous Highway 76 Country Music Boulevard. Within walking distance to some of Branson's biggest stars and attractions as well as some of the greatest outlet shopping. They offer a breakfast buffet to our guests to help you start your day out right. The Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge offers fine cuisine and a wonderful view of the Ozark Mountains to the North or the Strip to the South. Specialties of the house are Prime Rib and Catfish. All of the rooms include free WiFi and a computer terminal is available in the lobby 24/7. The gift shop can help you with your show reservations, attraction tickets or local transportation needs.

Contact info:
245 North Wildwood
Branson, Missouri
Branson, MO 65616 USA
phone: 417-336-6646
web: www.bransongrandplaza.com

Room amenities: All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Facility amenities: Hotel Amenities Include: •Complimentary breakfast buffet •Free WiFi •Indoor pool & hot tub •Fitness center •Game room All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact (417) 336-6646
Participants wishing additional nights should contact the hotel at (417) 336-6646. Please let the hotel know you are part of the Road Scholar program for the best possible rates.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, September 10 - Lecture on the history of tourism, theatrical lig...
Lecture on the history of tourism, theatrical lighting. Travel to the famous Ralph Foster Museum. Enjoy the Adventures of Marco Polo - one of Branson most famous shows!

Breakfast: Breakfast

Morning: LECTURE: Meet and ask questions of the marketing and PR expert to such stars as Yackov and Jim Strafford. Find out the behind the scenes occurrences and what goes into dealing with such large entertainment stars. What does it take to be a successful free lance image consultant? Presenter: Cindy Merry, Image Consultant

LECTURE on the history of tourism: A close look at how the concept of tourism has changed over the decades. From a time when the trip was the enjoyment to current day when the destination is more important. How has tourism built up towns into major cities and how a simple change of highway can destroy a town forever? How the recent financial situation affected travel has and what are travel agencies doing to survive this change? Presenter: Sarah Klinefelter, C of O Media Professor---

LECTURE on Theatrical Lighting: Take a close look at how lighting affects the performance in terms of attention, mood, blocking, and set design. Find out about new forms of lighting equipment and what exactly does a lighting technician does for the show. This discussion will give you a better eye for critique of performances and concerts. Presenter: Steve Judd, Lighting Engineer---

Lunch: Lunch

Afternoon: LECTURE on Costuming: Meet with a veteran wardrobe mistress and learn the tricks of the trade for the ever popular aspect of costume changes! Discuss the issue that 'Dressers' face in their position and the how do they deal with performers/directors/fabric. Dressers are responsible for assisting cast members with costume changes backstage, when necessary. They are often used to assist primarily with quick costume changes, where a character exits and must enter again very quickly wearing a different costume. Presenter: Barbara Cox, Veteran Wardrobe Mistress

Travel to the Ralph Foster Museum! The Ralph Foster Museum is on the campus of the College of the Ozarks, a private Christian school. Known locally as "The Smithsonian of the Ozarks," the museum was named for Foster even though Foster wasn't involved with it until the 1960s, four decades after it had begun as a bird collection in a men's dormitory basement. Ralph was a radio mogul in southwest Missouri, founder of KWTO ("Keep Watching The Ozarks") and of the long-running Ozark Jubilee. One exhibit, the Ozark Mountain Music Pioneers Hall of Fame, honors people whose fame doesn't extend very far from here, such as Lloyd Presley, Bob Mabe, and Windy Luttrell. The History of the Ozarks in the Twentieth Century exhibit showcases regional luminaries such as Rose O'Neill (inventor of the Kewpie doll), Harold Bell Wright (author of "Ma Cinderella" and "God and the Groceryman"), and Mary Herschend (owner of Marvel Cave).

Dinner: Chinese / American buffet with enough selections for those with specific diets

Evening: Attend a great performance of 'The Adventures of Marco Polo'! In 1271 A.D. the Italian explorer, Marco Polo, made his legendary trip to the ancient eastern mysterious nation of China. Following his father and uncle who were businessmen, their journey started from the West moving across the Middle East and finally overcoming many difficulties, arrived in China. The Adventures of Marco Polo is an epic tale of exploration and wonder, love and loss in the stunning style of Cirque Du Solei. Coming to you from the same company that produced The Legend of KungFu, you can expect a show on grand scale, featuring a cast of over 50 worldwide performers, magnificent sets and extraordinary costuming!

Lodging: Grand Plaza Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: One of the finest hotels in Branson The Grand Plaza Hotel and conference center is located in the heart of the Branson Missouri just off the world famous Highway 76 Country Music Boulevard. Within walking distance to some of Branson's biggest stars and attractions as well as some of the greatest outlet shopping. They offer a breakfast buffet to our guests to help you start your day out right. The Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge offers fine cuisine and a wonderful view of the Ozark Mountains to the North or the Strip to the South. Specialties of the house are Prime Rib and Catfish. All of the rooms include free WiFi and a computer terminal is available in the lobby 24/7. The gift shop can help you with your show reservations, attraction tickets or local transportation needs.

Contact info:
245 North Wildwood
Branson, Missouri
Branson, MO 65616 USA
phone: 417-336-6646
web: www.bransongrandplaza.com

Room amenities: All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Facility amenities: Hotel Amenities Include: •Complimentary breakfast buffet •Free WiFi •Indoor pool & hot tub •Fitness center •Game room All Rooms & Suites Include: •Refrigerators •In-room coffee makers with courtesy coffee •Full-size ironing boards with irons •Radio alarm clocks •Hairdryers •Also on-site are the Plaza View Restaurant & Lounge, as well as a Gift Shop/ Ticket Office that can help you with show reservations, attraction tickets, or local transportation needs All rooms are Non-Smoking. Handicap accessible Standard King and Standard Queen rooms are available. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact (417) 336-6646
Participants wishing additional nights should contact the hotel at (417) 336-6646. Please let the hotel know you are part of the Road Scholar program for the best possible rates.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Six: Friday, September 11 - Lecture on the future of Branson entertainment an...
Lecture on the future of Branson entertainment and a Q and A with a freelance image consultant. Say goodbyes to new friends.

Breakfast: Breakfast

Morning: Lecture on the future of Branson: After looking at the past and the present, what is in the future for Branson and its style of entertainment? How are Branson and the entertainment industry preparing for what lies next? Presenter: Sarah Klinefelter, Local Historian---

Lodging: Grand Plaza Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast


Free Time Opportunities


Branson, MO
Free TimeDuring the week there are free times listed in the iternerary and present a great opportunity to attend additional shows. Please visit explorebranson.com for a listing of offerings. please do not purchase tickets till the first meeting of the program due to possible (but unlikely) schedule changes

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

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6 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
13 Expert-led lectures
2 Field trips
4 Performances

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