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Prison Performing Arts participant looks at a script

January 12, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CST
Johanna Parnell looks to the script in Director Agnes Wilcox’s lap during a Prison Performing Arts rehearsal for “The Tempest” on Nov. 10 at Women's Eastern Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center in Vandalia. The program aims to help the incarcerated build skills such as teamwork and discipline that will help their re-entry to society.

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