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Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
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Union Station Metro is about 5 blocks away, and there seemed to be on-street parking.
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“Garber’s knowledge of Shakespeare is breathtaking.” —Tina Packer, Shakespeare & Company


Garber is the William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of English and American Literature and Language, and Chair of the Department of Visual and Environmental Studies at Harvard University. Garber is the author of several books, including Profiling Shakespeare and Shakespeare After All, chosen as one of Newsweek’s ten best nonfiction books of 2004.

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.