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Theater Review: Portland Shakespeare Project’s Modern Translation of Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale

Theater that explores the human experience

By Kat Leon | July 13, 2022

Life is complicated. Love, trust, hope, sadness, grief, betrayal—emotions and how we experience them are seldom back and white. Like many humans throughout history, Shakespeare explored the depths of emotion through art and creative work. Several centuries later, we still perform Shakespeare’s works and use them to explore what it means to be human and all the complexities that come with experiencing our emotions.