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The Second Year Ensemble


Absolute Acts of Absurdity

By David Ives, Christopher Durang, and Garrison Keillor 

Rehearsal Project Instructor Christopher Herring


A collection of comedic one-act plays as the final showcase of the Second-Year Students including Sure Thing, Philadelphia (David Ives), Medea, DMV Tyrant, Funeral Parlor (Christopher Durang), and The Prodigal Son (Garrison Keillor). 

Don't miss this night of fast paced FREE fun!


Jordan Couick, Terrence Davis, Thomas Ellis, Gary Pilgrim, and Antonio Sellers



August 22nd, 23rd @ 8pm

August 24th @ 3pm



ADMISSION IS FREE. Seating is limited. Reserve your seats by calling 202-333-2202 or emailing us at


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As an accredited actor-training academy, the Conservatory operates under the oversight of the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, and the US Department of Education; and its students are eligible to receive federal student loans and grants.  The Conservatory’s two-year, intensive, actor-training program – which is firmly rooted in the teachings of Michael Chekhov, Michel Saint-Denis and Constantin Stanislavsky – provides students with 1,800 hours of instruction, practice and rehearsal in 16 months.  The Conservatory’s faculty consists of actors, directors and playwrights who are actively employed in the DC-area theater and film community.  The Conservatory has been training people for careers in acting since 1975.

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