Jerseyville Public Library

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The Tempest

  • When Jun 02, 2013 from 02:00 PM to 02:45 PM (US/Central / UTC-500)
  • Where Meeting Room
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A group of 8 students from the Waldorf Theatre Company at Waldorf College, located in Forest City, Iowa, will be here to present The Tempest by William Shakespeare.  The Tempest is a story of freedom, repentance, and forgiveness, the play centers on the magician Prospero and his daughter Miranda. Banished to a deserted island, Prospero uses magic to conjure a storm and ship wreck the men responsible for his banishment on the same island. Various plots against the main characters fail throughout the play, with all forgiven in the end.