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A 24-year-old Macon woman makes her television debut this week on Tuesday's episode of "SMASH" which airs on NBC.

According to a news release, Sasha Hutchings is a professional dancer--also taking the stage on Broadway in "Motown the Musical"--who will appear in the two-hour season premier alongside musician Jennifer Hudson for a performance of "Momma Makes Three."

The former Central High School valedictorian will be seen in a total offour episodes this season.

"Motown the Musical" opens in April in New York City and tells the story of Motown Records' founder Berry Gordy, whose parents hail from Milledgeville.

Hutchings first Broadway role was in "Memphis" last year.

She studied dance in Macon, starting at the age of three, at a number of area studios.

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