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Cornerstone Theater Company gives local flavors to Shakespeare
Cornerstone Theater Company gives local flavors to Shakespeare

For 10 summers Cornerstone Theater Company played Johnny Appleseed up and down California. Now it's harvest time. For a month each year from 2004 to 2013 the communitarian Los Angeles ensemble fertilized the soil of grass-roots creativity by going places where professional theater artists seldom if ever are seen. Now comes a nine-month journey to revisit each furrow and see what has sprouted. Cornerstone aims to re-involve each of the 10 communities it touched over those 10 summers by touring from one to the next with "California: The Tempest," a new play that reintroduces the participatory methods that are not only the company's trademark but a large part of its...

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