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Theater review: ‘The Chimes’ at UCF

Theater review: ‘The Chimes’ at UCF Conservatory Theater

To most of us, prep school seems like a rarefied setting – all the jackets and ties, the secret societies, the breaking in and out of dormitories at all hours of the night.

But playwright Kevin Christopher Snipes sends the boys of a New England boarding school crashing up against the larger world in The Chimes, a bittersweet drama in which truth and brotherhood are no match for a maelstrom of more powerful forces sweeping four students into its path.

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