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Event briefs: May 16

Event briefs: May 16

North Coast Rep reveals intimate conversation as American, Soviet arms negotiators take ‘A Walk in the Woods’

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents “A Walk in the Woods” by Lee Blessing and featuring David Ellenstein and J. Todd Adams. Directed by Richard Baird. Performances begin Wednesday, May 29 and run through Sunday, June 23.

What really goes on behind the scenes of tense arms negotiations between powerful nations? Set in the midst of the Cold War, Lee Blessing’s gripping play, A Walk in the Woods, is especially relevant today. With talks seemingly at an impasse, the American and Soviet negotiators agree to meet informally while strolling through the...