This is just a pretty damn spectacular story.

We begin with our hero, Austyn Farrell, locked down and bored a year ago.

So he made a music video out on his street and posted it on TikTok.

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And then he made another - and that one kinda went viral.

Now he had an audience - online at least.

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So he made another video.

And a few neighbors came out to watch.

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So he made a few more videos, and more neighbors came out to watch.

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Austyn now had an audience up and down the street.

They might all be confined to home. Theaters might all be closed. But they had him and his one-man musicals.

But then he recruited some people to join the cast.

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And they made this...

And it is spectacular...

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I present to you, Austyn Farrell, The Greatest Showman.

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How great was that?!

You can watch the full version here: instagram.com/tv/CM9wamrH5Ha…

You can also follow Austyn here on Twitter: @austynfarrell92

Give the man props. He is a treasure.

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p.s. credit to @scootertooter7 for pointing me toward the story.

They posted the final video and I just went back and found the full backstory.

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