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Centerstage gets a fresh start with a topical lineup
Centerstage gets a fresh start with a topical lineup

The big news in Baltimore theater this season is the arrival of British-born Kwame Kwei-Armah, who is taking the helm as the new artistic director of Centerstage (700 N. Calvert St., 410-332-0033). Kwei-Armah, who replaces Irene Lewis, has said he's seeking to redefine the playhouse, and his first season reflects that intention. Kicking things off, the Second City comedy troupe makes a second visit to the venue with an all-new topical show titled "Charmed and Dangerous," Sept. 15-Oct. 16. Before that run ends, though, the season proper opens with Irish playwright Richard Brinsley Sheridan's rarely seen 1775 comedy of manners, "The Rivals." The play, about a...

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