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Old Gem seeking actors, next session begins Jan. 22

The Old Gem Theater invites students to join the next session of performing arts classes beginning Tuesday, Jan. 22.

The Young Performers Ensemble class, for students eight years old and up,

will rehearse and perform the poignant drama "I Never Saw Another


In 1941 thousands of Jews were forced out of their homes and into the ghetto at Terezin to await their fate at the hands of the Nazis. "I Never Saw Another Butterfly" is the story of Raja, a young teacher who used education and art to give hope to the children of Terezin when there was little reason to hope.

Many young performers are needed for the play. Beginners as well as experienced actors are welcome to take the class. Tuition is $200.

To register or for more information about the Old Gem Theater call

715-246-3285 or (800) 886-8035, email Old Gem Theater or go to Old Gem

The Old Gem is located at 116 South Knowles Ave., New Richmond.