Shakespeare, the king of one-liners and one-name recognition, continues to carry a following in La Jolla. The first Sunday of every month, “Tea with the Bard” welcomes William’s fans to the La Jolla Library at 2 p.m. for scenes and scones.
The March 4 session, featuring provisions from Brick & Bell café, opened with Act 4, Scene 1 of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”
San Diego Shakespeare Academy director Cherie Peacock sets the stage — if you can forgive the expression — for what’s happening in the tale. By this point, the main characters in Shakespeare’s play-within-a-play, do not know where Bottom is, and a spellbound romance is blossoming.
At the event onset,...