Starts: Wednesday August 28 2019, 6:30pm
Ends: Wednesday August 28 2019, 7:30pm
All are invited to attend this lively presentation on Free Shakespeare in the Park's 2019 production of As You Like It. In the 'Forest of Arden' SF Shakes explores the politics of space and community membership as we celebrate our common humanity. Resident Communications Specialist and Renaissance Literature expert, Edmund Campos*, will explore some of the creative decisions that were made in this modern version of the play and how they resonate with Shakespeare’s world. Professional actors from the cast will be present to perform some key scenes and answer questions.
August 28 ~ 6:30-7:30pm
San Francisco Public Library - Main Branch
100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102
*Edmund has taught English Renaissance Literature in colleges and universities around the country. He received a PhD in Comparative Literature from Stanford University in 2000 and a certificate in Nonprofit Leadership from Wheelock College in 2017. Born and raised in California, he is happy to be back in his home state working for an organization that promotes the Humanities.