Christmas in New Spain: Early Music of Mexico & Peru
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The last date listed for Christmas in New Spain was Saturday December 21, 2013 / 5:00pm.
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You can learn a lot from the symbols emblazoned on a coat of arms -- they can trace a family's roots and even tell the story of a nation. British historian and genealogist Peter O'Donoghue explores the fascinating history of English heraldry, the study of coats of arms. O'Donoghue is a York Herald at the UK's College of Arms, which was founded in the Middle Ages and keeps heraldry thriving in modern times. He'll discuss the Folger Shakespeare Library's latest exhibition, two drafts of coats of arms belonging to William Shakespeare's family, on loan from the college. Learn More
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Another unforgettable evening with the Folger Consort! The repertoire, focused on the rarely performed early Christmas music was a joy to listen and the performers, both – the vocalists and the musicians, were amazing in passing on the holiday...continued
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“Folger Consort gives the best Christmas concert in Washington, with excellent performances of unusual repertory.” —DCist.com
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The Folger's Elizabethan Theatre, modeled after the innyard theatres popular in Shakespeare's day, hosts more than 40,000 audience members each year. It presents a full calendar of performances and programs, from the Helen Hayes Award-winning Folger Theatre productions and Folger Poetry readings to early music concerts by the Folger Consort and family activitie.
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