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Weber State's 'Arcadia' challenges actors, audiences

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If you consider yourself a deep thinker up for a challenge, head on out to Weber State University’s production of “Arcadia” to have your thoughts skillfully provoked. The 1993 Tom...

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Weber State's 'Arcadia' challenges actors, audiences

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'Arcadia,' with one set and two centuries, opens at Weber State

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'Arcadia' cast respects playwright Stoppard

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