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What A Do Theatre

www.whatado.org Springfield

What A Do Theatre’s mission is: Theatre. An escape for everyone. What A Do is committed to enhancing the cultural life of the City of Battle Creek, Calhoun County and the State of Michigan by presenting life-affiriming, live, professional theatre that reflects and challenges the values and beliefs of the community. Emphasis is placed on providing an avenue for playwrights to express their voice through original and newly established works in order to engage audiences of diverse ages, cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds.


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4071 W. Dickman Rd.
Springfield, MI 49037

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