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"Flaming Idiots" actors with the sign for Phil's Restaurant are ready for section final competition. In the back row (from left) are Megan Lynch, Dorsey Sprouls, Ed Conlin, Sam Salwasser and Michael Soto. In the middle with the stuffed body is Thomas Lankow. In the front row (from left) are Yam Lakhran, Jack McMahon and Erica Ashleson. (Bulletin photo by Judy Spooner)

Park actors compete in 'Flaming Idiots'

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Sam Salwasser, who plays Eugene in "Flaming Idiots," said rehearsing for one-act play competition is unlike his experience in Park High School plays and musicals.


With a short time period and the pressure to keep the production under 30 minutes, the heat is on, he said. Actors have only two weeks to memorize their lines.

"The experience is nothing like you can get anywhere else," he said. "It's as close as you can get to professional acting."

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Judy Spooner
Judy Spooner is the longest-serving staff writer at the South Washington County Bulletin. Spooner, who covers education and features in addition to writing a weekly column, has been with the newspaper for over 30 years.
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