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The Live Wire comedy troupe during the taping of Money's live "Financial Futures" show in Portland, Ore., on Nov. 9, 2009. - 

Tess Vigeland gives the audience at the Dolores Winningstad Theatre in Portland, Ore., a warm welcome as she kicks off the show dedicated to teaching kids about money.

Her introduction is followed by the Live Wire! Radio Sketch Comedy Troupe, Faces for Radio Theater -- the folks who dared to put tap dancing, juggling and ballet on the radio.