Shakespeare Lightning Round: John Tufts

Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 5:00 pm
Virtual Event on Instagram Live

What’s your favorite Shakespeare play? Best disguise in Shakespeare? Most overrated Shakespeare play? Tune in on Instagram Live for a fun, fast-paced, Shakespearean chat show. We ask our guests 30 lightning-fast questions about their favorite—and least favorite—things about the Bard.

Get to know John Tufts, actor and author of Fat Rascals: Dining at Shakespeare's Tableon a new episode:

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Award-winning actor John Tufts has performed at theaters across the country, including the Oregon Shakespeare Festival (where he is a member of the Acting Company and performed in over 20 of Shakespeare's plays), Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Arena Stage, Actor's Theater of Louisville, Ensemble Studio Theater, Guthrie Theater, Primary Stages, The Mint Theater Company, and others.

Tufts is also an accomplished cook and the author of Fat Rascals: Dining at Shakespeare's Table, a cookbook featuring over 150 authentic recipes straight out of Shakespeare's plays. Check out his video below to learn how to make chewets!