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MWAH! performs at Blackhawk School: 5 photos

Published: Sunday, May 26, 2013 11:48 p.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2013 10:18 a.m. CDT

MWAH! cast members (from left) Rachel Plasch, Alex Oechsel and Taylor Oechsel sing Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" to another troupe member, Justice Henderson, 15, who had just told the Blackhawk Middle School audience of the challenges he has faced growing up without the physical presence of his natural father, who’s in prison, or his natural mother, who has a drug addiction. The students performed on May 6 at the Bensenville school. (Jeremy Reed of Impact Life Photography)