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Thea's final class at Gateway in December 2017. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea's final class at Gateway in December 2017. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea after her final class at Gateway in December 2017. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea after her final class at Gateway in December 2017. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea and her Gateway classmates celebrated with a party at Gateway in April 2018. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea and her Gateway classmates celebrated with a party at Gateway in April 2018. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea and her Gateway classmates celebrated with ice cream after rehersal back in summer 2016. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea and her Gateway classmates celebrated with ice cream after rehersal back in summer 2016. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea with her fellow classmates at Gateway. COURTESY MARTY TIMLIN

Thea with her fellow classmates at Gateway. COURTESY MARTY TIMLIN

Thea Flanzer as Jane Banks in the Gateway Playhouse's production of Mary Poppins. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea Flanzer as Jane Banks in the Gateway Playhouse's production of Mary Poppins. COURTESY THEA FLANZER

Thea Flanzer at her East Quogue home on Monday. VALERIE GORDON

Thea Flanzer at her East Quogue home on Monday. VALERIE GORDON

authorValerie Gordon on May 20, 2019
Thea Flanzer couldn’t imagine a time when she wasn’t performing. So, when it was all taken away, the 16-year-old was, to say the least, “shell-shocked.”Since she was 5 years old,... more

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