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Topic - Van Dean
More than 100 children from the Newtown area are putting on a musical this weekend with the help of some Broadway professionals.
When 6-year-old Dylan Hockley was memorialized at a service following the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, his parents were especially moved by one song.
"Newtown is my home and the people are kind of like my family," he said. "A lot of us wanted to do something, but didn't know how to help. So for the choir, our way was singing. It was a miraculous experience."
"The idea was to have as many children as possible be a part of it, to give them something to get excited about," Dean said.