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Chesapeake Shakespeare Company inaugurates new home with buoyant 'Midsummer'
Chesapeake Shakespeare Company inaugurates new home with buoyant 'Midsummer'

If the spirit of the Bard were to appear to the members of the Chesapeake Shakespeare Company in their terrific new home, he'd surely quote one of his lines from "The Tempest": "Be merry; you have cause." There is abundant reason for high spirits during the venue's inaugural production, "A Midsummer Night's Dream. The troupe's downtown Baltimore theater, formed out of a handsome 19th-century bank building that deserved the makeover, is a lively place, visually and atmospherically. It represents a triumph of enterprise and dedication on the part of the 12-year-old company, until now focused mostly on outdoor, summertime productions in...

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