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Zito participates in ‘Speaking Shakespeare’ in New York City
Ralph Zito, chair and professor in the Department of Drama in the College of Visual and Performing Arts, was one of five masters of the spoken word who gathered for “Speaking Shakespeare,” a discussion of the challenges and glories of giving Shakespeare’s language life, on Aug. 4 at the Park Avenue Armory in New York City.
The panel was presented by the Shakespeare Society in collaboration with the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Park Avenue Armory, and the Lincoln Center Festival.
Zito is a theater professional in voice, text and dialects.