Bartlett library to celebrate Shakespeare's birthday

BARTLETT – In honor of William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday, the Bartlett Public Library will present "To Be! Shakespeare Here and Now" at 2 p.m. Saturday.

The show is a one-person, interactive presentation featuring professional actor Ron Fry as Shakespeare. It includes dynamic interpretations of excerpts from some of Shakespeare’s most famous works and humorous looks at life in Renaissance England.

The program will feature plenty of opportunities for audience member participation.

Cake and punch will be served after the presentation.

The library is located at 800 S. Bartlett Road. Registration is recommended but not required to attend this free program. For more information, contact Carol Shoenthal at CShoenthal@bartlett.lib.il.us or 630-837-3560.