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Sarasota's Asolo Rep to visit Smithsonian to talk 'The Grapes of Wrath'

To celebrate the 75th anniversary of the publication of The Grapes of Wrath, Sarasota's Asolo Repertory Theatre will be featured at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., on a panel April 24 called "Steinbeck on Stage." The panel at the Hirshhorn Museum in the Ring Auditorium will include Asolo's producing artistic director Michael Donald Edwards and Tony Award-winning Grapes of Wrath adapter and Sarasota resident Frank Galati. Asolo Rep actors will perform select scenes from The Grapes of Wrath, now playing at Asolo. You can still catch a performance of the play at 8 p.m. Friday and 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday at Asolo, 5555 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. Call (941) 351-8000 or visit asolorep.org. —Stephanie Hayes, Times performing arts critic

Sarasota's Asolo Rep to visit Smithsonian to talk 'The Grapes of Wrath' 04/17/14 [Last modified: Thursday, April 17, 2014 2:42pm]
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