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Barter Theatre, Emory & Henry renew partnership

Thursday - 2/28/2013, 10:20am  ET

EMORY, Va. (AP) -- Theater students at Emory & Henry College can receive training from the Barter Theatre for another three years.

The training includes a mentor program, professional workshops, post-performance discussions after certain plays and opportunities to help with technical activities at the theater in Abingdon.

The Bristol Herald Courier ( ) reports that college and theater officials signed an agreement Wednesday renewing their partnership.

Emory & Henry will pay the theater about $45,680 to cover the costs of the training and 360 student tickets to Barter plays.


Information from: Bristol Herald Courier,

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