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Theater & art

Stage REview

A ‘Romeo and Juliet’ that aims to surprise

Inside Dorchester’s Strand Theater on a recent Saturday morning, an audience of about 60 curious people arrives for a sneak peek at Actors’ Shakespeare Project’s upcoming production of “Romeo and Juliet,” which kicks off the company’s 10th anniversary season. This rare view into a work-in-progress offers an opportunity to see how this production, which runs Oct. 2-Nov. 3, will provide new insight to the oft-told story of Shakespeare’s “star-cross’d lovers.”

“Everyone has so much ownership of this play,” says Allyn Burrows, Actors’ Shakespeare

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