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“Breast in Show” Musical to Highlight Experience of Cancer

“Breast cancer has always been my cause. I think it’s one of the worst things that can happen to a woman … from possibly losing a body part to beauty and self esteem issues,” Mitchard said, adding that she has known many who have both survived and lost their battles with breast cancer. “I wanted to work toward creating awareness through a grassroots movement, so that we’re not satisfied with accepting this disease as something we have to endure.”