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Why would you wanna go see a bunch of unknowns with such oddball names as Kevin Kraft, Peter Zazzali, and Evan Zes? Because 30 years ago, when the Acting Company’s tour bus first dieseled its way out of New York, the asses in its seats belonged to such oddball-named unknowns as Kevin Kline, Patti LuPone, and David Ogden Stiers. And because Studs Terkel is the man, man: His American Dreams: Lost and Found sits down with everyone from Joan Crawford to a member of the Ku Klux Klan and asks what the hell happened to the American Dream. No matter which of its dozens of sections the Acting Company has adapted, you’re certain to learn a little something about the highs and lows in the landscape of ambition at 7:30 p.m. at the National Museum of Natural History’s Baird Auditorium, 10th and Constitution Avenue NW. $25. (202) 357-3030. (Trey Graham)