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VIDEO: Hairspray's Marissa Jaret Winokur Talks Competition in Musical Theatre

Marissa Jaret Winokur, who won a Tony for her starring role in Hairspray on Broadway and was also a finalist on Dancing with the Stars, is in Toronto this week to mentor the contestants on CBC's Over the Rainbow. They're all vying for the lead role in Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber and Mirvish's Toronto production of The Wizard of Oz musical.

Marissa talks about how competitive the world of musical theatre is as she prepares to work with the top five Dorothys:

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