Arena Stage co-founder Zelda Fichandler in front of the company’s first theater venue The Hippodrome, the week before the theater’s opening on August 16, 1950.

Arena Stage co-founder Zelda Fichandler in front of the company’s first theater venue The Hippodrome, the week before the theater’s opening on August 16, 1950.

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The Local Legacy Of Theater Legend Zelda Fichandler

Washington's theater legend, Zelda Fichandler died last week at the age of 91. We talk about her life, legacy and the outsized mark she left on regional theater in our region and beyond.

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