Venue Details

216 Star Starred
Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
202-544-7077
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Andrea Miles
Try a little bit smarter than casual
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Andrea Miles
Pound on Penn Av is great and has a happy hour 5 - 7pm in the bar area
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Goldstar Member
Metro to Union Station and a short walk make it all easy.
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david
Sonoma restaurant was great
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david
Don't get seats upstairs along the sides. It is hard to see all of the action.
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Goldstar Member
Sonoma was very nice and great service
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.5 average rating
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14 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 23 2013

Harry was exceptional. The small cast gave a powerful punch, and showed real resourcefulness in their transitions. Bravo!

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jan 23 2013

Fabulous theater, stunning costumes, creative and effective set design and superb acting!

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81 reviews
24 stars
attended Feb 06 2013

The understudy for the lead did a first-rate job: he totally stayed within himself and didn't try to be more than he was. His only weakness was a lack of experience in... continued

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Website

http://www.folger.edu/wosummary.cfm?woid=743

Description

A young king’s ambition reaches beyond the English court to the fields of France. Shakespeare’s classic history play is “the story of a young man’s rite of passage, a story of a nation dealing with the effects of war, a story that focuses on a nation unifying behind leadership for the greater good,” says Richmond.  

About the Ticket Supplier: Folger Theatre

Home to the world's largest Shakespeare collection, Folger Shakespeare Library is a world-class center for scholarship, learning, culture, and the arts.

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.

The Folger Shakespeare Library, located on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, is home to the world's largest and finest collection of Shakespeare materials and to major collections of other rare Renaissance books, manuscripts, and works of art.