Paul Ryan

Last Word on Shakespeare, Oct. 19

Last Word on Shakespeare, Oct. 19

Shakespeare fest

How incredibly sad that the Virginia Shakespeare Festival is ending after 38 glorious years, and that the citizens of a supposed intellectual arts mecca like Williamsburg didn't rally to support it. Enjoy your Kardashians and cat videos, folks; the Bard is dead in the Burg.

Book sale

I am correcting a comment made about a "Book Sale" that took place during the Oct. 1 An Occasion for the Arts event. Neither the "Friends" nor the Library scheduled this book signing. It was promoted by a group known as "Williamsburg Book Festival," a separate and independent organization. The next...