Tootsie Summary
Sydney Pollack

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Tootsie Summary

Summary and Analysis

Tootsie opens as we see a man putting on a fake mustache and preparing for a part. Then, we see students performing in front of their class as Michael Dorsey, their teacher, coaches them. A moment later, we watch Dorsey audition for a part on a large, empty stage. He goes through multiple auditions and is rejected for many parts, but he continues to teach his acting students throughout the process...

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