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Theater & art


Commonwealth Shakespeare Company receives $100,000 grant

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company will receive a $100,000 matching grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, which the company — best-known for its free Shakespeare on the Common series — will use to fund a program called “Shakespeare OFF the Common.’’

“It’s a really big deal,’’ Commonwealth Shakespeare Company artistic director Steven Maler said in a telephone interview Wednesday. “The imprimatur of the NEA is such an extraordinary game-changer for CSC.’’

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