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Full Circle

The opening scene of Shakespeare's "The Tempest," directed by KNOM volunteer Gabe Colombo (Photo: Michael Burnett, 2018)

Shakespeare played a big role in my choice to become a KNOM volunteer fellow. And now that the Shakespeare play I’m directing in Nome is opening this weekend, I feel like things have come full circle.

Listen below to hear about my journey from Camp Shakespeare in rural Texas to bringing Shakespeare to life in rural Alaska, and to hear a few of my favorite words from Shakespeare’s canon.


Image at top: The opening scene from The Tempest, which is playing in Nome this weekend (Photo: Michael Burnett).

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