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Arts & Entertainment - May 19, 2023

A cinematic season

Film favorites and plenty of dramatic new ideas on tap in theater companies' plans for 2023-24

by Heather Zimmerman

As summer draws closer, local theater companies are one step ahead, unveiling their plans for fall, and in recent weeks announcing their slates of shows for the coming 2023-24 season. The new crop of shows getting underway this fall promises a mix of familiar stories — a number of them drawn from film — along with some newer works, some of which also take inspiration from the big screen and pop culture. Here's what some local companies have on tap for the new season.

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