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Arts & Entertainment - August 7, 2020

Screen time with Shakespeare

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival takes 'King Lear' online and into the modern day

by Karla Kane

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival's yearly late-summer offerings of free shows in local parks are a beloved tradition — a chance to picnic in the golden late-afternoon sunshine and early evening twilight, surrounded by the beauty of nature, while enjoying engaging takes on classic dramas. This summer, of course, is different.

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