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Jent Featured in Business Journal

Deanna Jent, Fontbonne University professor of theatre and founding artistic director of Mustard Seed Theatre, was featured as a "St. Louis Character" in the June 19, 2014, issue of the St. Louis Business Journal.

Jent penned "Falling," a play based on her life as the mother of an autistic teenager, which debuted on Fontbonne's campus in the Black Box Theatre in 2011. The play was a hit, and ran Off-Broadway for a number of months in 2012, where it earned a Drama Desk Award. It has subsequently been staged and performed in a variety of other locations.

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