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Events Wed Jun 05 2013

Ray Bradbury Festival @ Strawdog Theater

This Friday and Saturday, June 7 and 8, Strawdog Theater (3829 N. Broadway St.) celebrates the work of that late, great Waukegan native at the Ray Bradbury Festival. Events include panel discussions, live performances of Fahrenheit 451, live performances of The Ray Bradbury Radio Hour, and an artists gallery of Bradbury inspired work from Yusef Abonamah, Rebecca Dowsett, and Zach Sayers. Produced by OtherWorld Theatre Company, all events are free with suggested $5 donation. Click here for schedule of events.

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