Arts & Culture
6:00 am
Mon April 21, 2014

Eugene's Own "Shakespears" On The Bard's 450th Birthday

Zac and Christy Shakespear
Zac and Christy Shakespear
Credit Angela Kellner

William Shakespeare is said to have been born on     April 23rd 450 years ago.  Eugene is home to a family named "Shakespear" -- and they're related to the Bard!  Intrigued by their name,  KLCC's Claude Offenbacher spoke with two family members:  Roosevelt Middle School 8th grader Zac, and his mother,  Christy.