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Urban Edge showcases Joan Didion play

Lindsey Yates-Badtke 'The Year Magical Thinking' Jan. 24-27 Urban Edge Waukegan.

Lindsey Yates-Badtke in "The Year of Magical Thinking" Jan. 24-27 at Urban Edge in Waukegan.

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Updated: March 25, 2013 1:20AM

WAUKEGAN — “The Year of Magical Thinking” by Joan Didion will be performed Jan. 24 to Jan. 26 at 8 p.m., and Jan. 27 at 2:30 p.m. at Urban Edge, 220 W. Clayton St.

The play is the dramatic adaptation of the award-winning memoir by Joan Didion that transforms the story of the sudden and unexpected loss of her husband and their only daughter into a stunning and powerful one-woman play.

The director, John Haderlein, resides in Libertyville, and actor, Lindsey Yates-Badtke, resides in Antioch.

Tickets are $10. For more information, call (800) 838-3006 or visit

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