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Leslie Jacobson (uncredited)

Leslie Jacobson

Leslie Jacobson is a director, playwright, and educator who has over the past 36 years, followed her passion in using the performing arts to effect societal change. She is the Founding Artistic Director of Horizons Theatre, established in 1977, and producing full seasons of plays by and about women for 30 years. Under her leadership, Horizons introduced Washington audiences to over 60 new plays and playwrights through fully-staged productions, and another 50 through public staged readings during these years. Horizons Theatre has received many honors, including a special award from the Women's Committee of the Dramatists Guild for its outstanding work in producing plays by women playwrights. Jacobson has directed a number of world and area premieres, and has been nominated for the Helen Hayes Award in the category of Outstanding Director three times.

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Theater Look-in: Anything Goes 4/4

Josh Franklin, Alex Finke, & Fred Applegate discuss life on tour.

Theater Look-in: Anything Goes 3/4

Anything Goes cast members Josh Franklin, Alex Finke, & Fred Applegate discuss how the production stays fresh after several months on tour.

Theater Look-in: Anything Goes 2/4

Cast members of Anything Goes discuss Roundabout Theatre's new production of the iconic Cole Porter musical.

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