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Playwrights’ Center announces its 2023–24 Core Apprentice Playwrights: Kandace James, Malena Pennycook, and Jesús I....

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Ruth Easton New Play Series
Monday, October 9, 2023 - 7:00pm
Ruth Easton New Play Series
Tuesday, October 10, 2023 - 7:00pm
Ruth Easton New Play Series
Thursday, October 19, 2023 - 7:00pm
Monday, October 23, 2023 - 6:30pm

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