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Fiddler on the Roof – Tradition!

Friday, November 14th, 2014
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You may ask, how did this tradition start? I’ll tell you. I don’t know. But it’s a tradition. And because of our traditions, every one

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Mary Pat Robertson: Dedicated Director
Princeton Ballet School

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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It’s “back to school” season. For many, it means returning to special interest classes and discovering new cultural opportunities including the art of dance. We

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American Weirdness: Prairie Wind, Part Two
Kansas and Oklahoma

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
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After a delightful two days in Kansas City, we headed for Topeka, the state’s capital. As we headed further away from the dramatic riverside hills

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Jonathan Groff, Mandy Gonzalez, Phillipa Soo, Rebecca Luker, Lewis Cleale opening

Getting to Know You: Rodgers & Hammerstein – Worthy Legends

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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Arguably the most successful team in the history of musical theater, Richard Rodgers (music) and Oscar Hammerstein II (lyrics) ushered in what history recognizes as

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James Erickson; Kevin Patrick Martin; Sarah Ziegler; Ryan Speakman; Michael Jayne Walker- opening

Little Mary Sunshine – Shines

Thursday, March 13th, 2014
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Acting like The Little Engine That Could, Little Mary Sunshine ran 1143 performances Off Off Broadway in 1959 while such as The Sound of Music,

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Mother Courage and Her Children: Kathleen Turner
Takes on Bertolt Brecht at the Arena Theatre

Saturday, February 8th, 2014
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War is like love;  it always finds a way. Seventy-five years after it was first written, Bertolt Brecht’s classic anti-war play feels more vital and

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Nicholas Rodriguez – The Good Son

Monday, February 3rd, 2014
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New Yorker Nicholas Rodriguez is fast becoming one of Washington’s favorite actors, earning rave reviews and winning fans for his performances in productions at Arena

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Erin Weaver – Listening to Mother Courage

Monday, January 20th, 2014
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As an actress, Erin Weaver has always been a good listener and her upcoming role as the mute daughter, Kattrin, in Arena’s Stage’s Mother Courage

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