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Dismay (and some optimism) from Pasadena Playhouse devotees

January 31, 2010 |  7:00 am


Friday evening a subdued crowd gathered at the Pasadena Playhouse for a performance of its current production, "Camelot."

In interviews in the Playhouse's historic and picturesque courtyard, some of them expressed disbelief and dismay at the news that the theater company has decided to close its doors Feb. 7 as a result of financial hardship.

For the full story on the theatergoers' reaction to the Playhouse's closing click here. 

-- David Ng

Photo: The audience at the Pasadena Playhouse before Friday's performance of "Camelot." Credit: Stefano Paltera / For The Times


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