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'Hand to God' extends again

"Hand to God," Robert Askins' play about a Sunday school kid who creates a possessed puppet, has extended again at Victory Gardens Theater.  The production, directed by Gary Griffin, will now run through Oct. 30. The cast includes the standout Alex Weisman as Jason/Tyrone with Nina Ganet as Jessica,...
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