Deaf Actor Plays Lead Role at Music Circus

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John McGinty, deaf since birth, will play the lead role of Quasimodo in the "Hunchback of Notre Dame" at Music Circus.

McGinty and Jim Hogan, who is the singing voice of Quasimodo, along Tracy Brennan, the interpreter for McGinty, joined Paul for a conversation on the Morning News.

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