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Like/Dislike: Gwen Grastorf, actor
Like/Dislike: Gwen Grastorf, actor

Ever wonder what the circus was like 70 years ago? Ask the performers of the Happenstance Theater. The visual, poetic theater company will be putting on its own version of what goes down under the big top with "Impossible! A Happenstance Circus," opening Friday and running through June 1 at Theatre Project. "The show is a theatrical collage of circus in the '30s and '40s. It's a bright and colorful evening, full of music, movement, humor, and wonder," said Gwen Grastorf, 32, of Takoma Park. Aside from working with Happenstance Theater, the D.C.-based performer, an eight-year Happenstance veteran, has done physical theatre and ensemble-based shows, as...