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In a season of political strife, Colonial Players' 'City of Conversation' hits home

In a season of political strife, Colonial Players' 'City of Conversation' hits home

The 68th season for Colonial Players of Annapolis has presented the troupe's most substantive dramatic program in memory.

After opening In September with Irish playwright Martin McDonagh's "The Cripple of Inishmaan," the season next gave us a brilliant rendition of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf" in October – a show that proved a poignant eulogy to towering American playwright Edward Albee, who died only six weeks prior to Players production.

Now, on stage at its Annapolis venue through Jan. 28, Colonial Players is presenting playwright and novelist Anthony Giardina's reflective, penetrating 2014 drama, "The City of Conversation."

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