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Washington, D.C. Performing Arts

Folger Theatre

  • 201 E. Capitol St. SE Map It
  • Capitol Hill
  • Theater

Updated 05/23/2014

Fodor's Review

The library's theater, an intimate 250-seat re-creation of the inn-yard theaters in Shakespeare's time, hosts three to four productions a year of Shakespearean or Shakespeare-influenced works. Although the stage is a throwback, the sharp acting and staging certainly push the envelope.

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Folger Shakespeare Library, 201 E. Capitol St. SE, Washington, District of Columbia, 20003, United States

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Updated 05/23/2014


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