February Workshop – Shakespeare – Ripped From The Headlines

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Reading of scenes from Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale” resounds with themes that could come from CNN or Fox News

A government leader perceives a threat – one that is exaggerated and largely imaginary – yet he refuses to listen to reason from his advisers even when his perception is proved to be completely false. This may sound like today’s headlines, but Shakespeare wrote this 400 years ago in “The Winter’s Tale,” excerpts of which will be done as a staged reading for the February workshop.

CAST
Leontes – Steve Taylor
Antigonus – James Sarna
Hermione – Gabby DeNola
Emilia – Carol Napier
Paulina – Sharon Shahar
Mamillius – Sawyer Ploski
Gaoler/Officer – Sam Negin

Directed by Derek Tarson

Monday, February 5th at approximately 8:30 p.m. – following the membership meeting.

Please stay for this Shakespearean treat with a timely theme. As always, no admission – and all are welcome!

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