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‘The Maids’ to give to Ovarian Cancer Alliance

It’s community-giving night again at Mad Cow Theatre, this time at Thursday’s performance of The Maids.  Twenty percent of all single-ticket sales will go to the Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Florida.

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Theater review: ‘The Maids’

When Jean Genet’s drama The Maids opened in Paris in 1947, it both fascinated theatergoers and scandalized them. Critics were put off by the play’s violence and by its extravagant style. One critic, so thrown by the characters’ ritualistic, murderous games, called the play “literally nauseating.”

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