Some people are put off by the mixing of art and politics. For everyone else, the musical “Ragtime’’ will be playing at the Strand Theatre in Dorchester from September 28 to October 7. The weeks leading up to a presidential election are a pivotal time for a show exploring the impacts of immigration, poverty, race, and poor working conditions.
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