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This year’s Shakespear in the Park production is both tragedy and comedy

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Iconic English playwright William Shakespeare is rightfully lauded for his skill in writing both tragedy and comedy: His plays continue to be relevant and entertaining more than 500 years after they were first written.


Most of Shakespeare’s works are classic examples of either one or the other; in “The Winter’s Tale,” however, both tragedy and comedy exist in equal measure.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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