Yes, you read that correctly! After 190 years, President John Quincy Adams and his White House gardener, the Irish born John Ousley, meet again! And at Arena Stage in Washington, DC, of all places! Perhaps I should explain —
Have you ever thought about what it was like to grow up as the child of one of our nation’s Founding Fathers? Would your life have been like the other “kids on the block” — only your dad was off creating a new nation? Maybe you would have been the kid everyone wanted to be with or be like? Or, maybe you were totally different from every other kid in your neighborhood school?