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Tempest Tossed: Shakespeare and Autism

The CDC estimates that 1 in 68 children has autism spectrum disorder. These disorders present many social and sensory challenges, and can turn a simple trip to the movies into an ordeal. We’ll talk about the new ways people with autism connect with the world. And we’ll get a look at a Shakespearean approach that addresses autism with dramatic flair

Julius Caesar: Shakespeare’s African Play/Central Ohio Folk Fest

Shakespeare’s plays were originally set all over Europe, and now the Royal Shakespeare Company is moving south with the Bard. We’ll talk with members of the cast about an African adaptation of Julius Caesar. Then, we’ll preview the 17th Annual Central Ohio Folk Festival this weekend.