A Shakespeare researcher pours out two hours' worth of information about the Bard this afternoon in Ashland.

A Shakespeare researcher pours out two hours' worth of information about the Bard this afternoon in Ashland.

Suzanne Witucki speaks from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, 655 Frances Lane, Ashland. The talk is free.

Witucki's "bits and pieces" tour of the Bard's world will explore who Shakespeare was, why we still marvel at his genius 400 years later and what Shakespeare's theater scene was like.