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Historic Shepherdstown Church To Be Repurposed As Live Theater Venue


A 275-year-old church in Shepherdstown will be repurposed as a theater venue after its final service was held earlier this year.

 The congregation of the Christ Reformed United Church of Christ donated the historic building to the Contemporary American Theater Festival (CATF), which produces and develops new plays for worldwide audiences. 

Founded in 1747, the United Church of Christ is the oldest church in Shepherdstown. It held its final service in January after the retirement of its pastor. 

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