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Kaitlyn Regan | May 14, 2020

The story of Parade focuses on the conviction of a Jewish man, Leo Frank, for the murder of 13-year-old Mary Phagan in 1913. The trial was manipulated by propaganda which spurred prejudice onto the prosecution team, the jury, the witnesses, the police, and the citizens of Atlanta. Leo Frank was lynched on August 20, 1915 by a mob of ......

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| May 13, 2020

We did it! The Near West Theatre family came together once again to secure more than $30,000 in support of our mission. Our theatre has been "dark" since March, but with your help, we continue to shine the light in a way that Near West Theatre always has: through community.
We are so grateful to Ken & Gretch......

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| March 16, 2020

Near West Theatre needs your help.

Like many small nonprofits, the impact of the Coronavirus is hitting home. Last week, following the cancellation of the Cleveland International Film Festival (for which NWT was set to be a host site), we announced our own cancellations for our spring production, Parade, and all aft......

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| March 13, 2020

To Our Near West Theatre Community:

The health and safety of Near West Theatre community, including staff, participants, guests and their loved ones, is our top priority as we take appropriate steps regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19).

We are continuing to monitor this situation closely to ensure we’re aware of the ......

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