Only those involved with local theater might be surprised Steven Samuels is back in action. In September of last year, Samuels was fired from Asheville’s Magnetic Theatre , which Samuels co-founded and ran for eight seasons. He was still smarting, still angry, when he decided, in some respects, to pick up right where he left off, but with a fresh company. “My concern and caring for other artists is so strong that, even though I knew the best thing I could do was focus on myself and my family, I couldn’t do that,” he said. “I had to find a way to support these other artists, as well.”
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