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Washington's Arena Stage has diverse offerings, prominent stars
Washington's Arena Stage has diverse offerings, prominent stars

If great theater is your thing, Arena Stage is the place to be. The Southwest Washington, D.C., theater has been on a roll this season, with exceptional plays that covered a broad range of subjects, featuring well-known cast members. I've always felt that Arena Stage's productions have reflected the diversity of the nation's capital and this season has been no exception. I haven't seen the entire lineup, but many this season fall in that category, such as the by-popular-demand repeat performance of the explosive "One Night With Janis Joplin." In that June production Mary Bridget Davies belted out Joplin's biggest hits with a gusto that had the audience...

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