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Event briefs: Sept. 20

Event briefs: Sept. 20

Warren Leight Courtesy

Reading of Tony Award-winning playwright’s ‘Home Front’ to be held at North Coast Rep

Tony Award-winning playwright Warren Leight will appear at North Coast Repertory Theatre Monday, Sept. 24 at 7:30 p.m. for a reading of “Home Front.” Home Front tells the story of an interracial love affair between an African-American solider and a white woman that begins the night World War II ends. Leight will do a talkback after the reading. The reading will feature Amir Abdullah, Benjamin Cole, Jason Maddy and Teagin Rose.

Leight’s play Side Man won the 1999 Tony Award for Best Play, and was a 1999 Pulitzer Prize finalist....