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March 06, 2001

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* Movie

Opening this week

"Company Man" (PG-13) - A bumbling high school grammar teacher in the 1960s is recruited by the CIA to help them in a plot to overthrow Cuba's Fidel Castro, inadvertently leading to the events of the Bay of Pigs invasion. Sigourney Weaver, Doug McGrath, John Turturro, Denis Leary, Alan Cumming and Woody Allen star.

* Concert

Bon Jovi with SR-71

Sunday, May 13, 8 p.m.

MCI Center

601 F St. NW

Washington, D.C.

Tickets are $37.50 $49.50 and $65, plus all applicable service charges. Tickets are available at MCI Center box office; by phone at 1-202-432-SEAT, 1-703-573-SEAT or 1-410-481-SEAT; on the Internet at or; and all TicketMaster locations.


TicketMaster locations include:

HEIGHT="6" ALT="* "> books 'n things at Long Meadow Shopping Center in Hagerstown. Tickets may be purchased with cash or credit card. For information, call 301-797-3399.

HEIGHT="6" ALT="* "> Hecht's at Valley Mall in Hagerstown. Tickets may be purchased with cash or Hecht's charge. For concert information, call 301-582-0517, ext. 372.

* Miscellaneous

"Damn Yankees"

Friday, March 16, and Saturday, March 17, 7 p.m.; Sunday, March 18, 2 p.m.

Waynesboro Area Senior High School

Waynesboro, Pa.

Tickets are $5, reserved seating, and are on sale at the high school ticket booth, Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 7 p.m., and Saturdays from 9 to 11 a.m. Tickets also will be available one hour before the show.

"Damn Yankees," with music by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross, is the story of a middle-aged baseball fan who sells his soul to the devil for a chance to play for the Washington Senators. Transformed into a young man, the fan's dreams are fulfilled when he finds himself leading the team in both hitting and pitching. Of course, there is a price to be paid, and the devil and his seductive assistant Lola are waiting to collect.

Math/Science program

A six-week residential summer program

Regional Math/Science Center

Frostburg State University

101 Braddock Road

Frostburg, Md.

Open to eighth-, ninth-, 10th- or 11th-grade students who qualify.

For six weeks, students interested in careers in mathematics and science will improve math and science skills while conducting an environmental science research project. The RMSC staff keeps in touch with students during the school year to provide support and motivation. Students who maintain a high grade point average can be rewarded with stipend money throughout the year and are expected to continue in the program until they graduate from high school.

For information on eligibility requirements and an application packet, call the center at 1-301-689-4295 or 1-800-646-6004. Applications should also be available from the school's principal, math and science departments and guidance office.

- Compiled by Jean Baraclough, editorial assistant

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