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Mayor joins the cast of Les Mis

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South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg took on a unique role Friday, joining the cast of South Bend Civic Theater's Les Mis.

His role was to wave the flag as they stormed the barricade.

FOX28 caught up with the mayor as he learned his part. He said it's a great opportunity to bring attention to the thriving arts community in South Bend.

"The Civic Theater is just something we're really proud of here in South Bend.  It's a civic treasure, and it's really impressive just to see how much support there is, night after night is sold out.  Anything I can do to support the arts in general and the Civic Theater in particular, I'm up for it," said Mayor Pete.

The Mayor is right, the entire run of Les Mis is sold out. The Civic even added several more shows, but those tickets are already gone!

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