Shakespeare in the Park

Shakespeare’s The Winters Tale

Shakespeare’s The Winters Tale This is the ageless story of how one man’s suspicious nature and unchecked power can poison the lives of everyone around him. In Shakespeare’s version, the feckless tyrant comes to know his folly and redeems himself in the end. In the Classic Greek version, from which the Bard took his muse, […]
Shakespeare’s The Winters Tale

This is the ageless story of how one man’s suspicious nature and unchecked power can poison the lives of everyone around him. In Shakespeare’s version, the feckless tyrant comes to know his folly and redeems himself in the end. In the Classic Greek version, from which the Bard took his muse, all but the ending, redemption was not extended to the feckless leader in the end or sought after by him. You decide which classic version pertains today.

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John Underwood

John Underwood is an award-winning community television producer and lifetime professional journalist. His experience includes 13 years working for National Public Radio as a reporter in LA. He was employed locally for several years as a contributing reporter for OC Weekly and the Orange County Register. When John is not busy documenting the homeless persons' struggle throughout Orange County, he works as a Production Coordinator for Los Alamitos Community Television, where he produces a talk show named Backstory - an investigative program that tackles the contentious issues of the day. His current documentary series NO FIXED ABODE focuses on channeling the voices of the OC homeless.

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