Walnut Hill School for the Arts
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Walnuts at The Smuggler

This past Saturday, a group of Walnuts from a variety of majors traveled down to New York City's Irish Repertory Theatre for a performance of The Smuggler, a one-man play written by Writing, Film & Media Arts faculty member and playwright Ronán Noone.

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