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UCSD Theatre/Dance Dept. to stage four enticing works

UCSD Theatre/Dance Dept. to stage four enticing works

The UC San Diego Theater & Dance Department is rated with the likes of Yale and New York University. Many of its graduates have become successful in the entertainment business: playwright alum Rachel Axler, for example, has won four Emmys for TV comedy writing, while actor Danny Burstein has been nominated for six Tonys and two Grammy Awards, and actor Maria Dizzia has been in 20 movies and 16 television shows. And that’s just a tiny chapter of the department’s success stories.

Each academic quarter it offers performances the public may attend. Usually, the plays are contemporary pieces that employ the latest developments in lighting, design, costumes and directing. Other...

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