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Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 01/19/2012

Ford’s preview cancellations and the NSO in Columbia Heights

Ford’s Theatre has canceled four preview performances of its upcoming play “Necessary Sacrifices” because of a “private health matter” of the actor who plays Frederick Douglass.

Read Nancy McKeon’s story in Thursday’s Style section: “Ford’s cancels previews of ‘Necessary Sacrifices.’ ”
The National Symphony Orchestra in the auditorium at the Columbia Heights Educational Campus. (Photo by Robin Winer)


Also read “It had Columbia Heights on a string” by Robert Samuels from Thursday’s Metro section. The National Symphony Orchestra is holding a residency in the Columbia Heights neighborhood to break down some of the stereotypes about classical music.

Áfter the jump, see a video about Ford’s Theatre.

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