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Poetry and Readings for William Shakespeare's Birthday


The Bard celebrates his 449th birthday today. In honor of the day, and Marfa Public Radio's Membership Drive, we airing selections from William Shakespeare's most famous works, and several short features on Shakespeare in modern times.

Hear about an old London church that holds some secrets to Shakespeare's history, a new exhibit on dining in Shakespeare's time and a story about a group of prisoners staging Romeo and Juliet.

KRTS volunteers and staff even write sonnets to new members supporting public radio this hour.

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