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Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
202-544-7077
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35 reviews
38 stars
Consort's CD's available for sale.
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35 reviews
38 stars
Union Station Metro is about 5 blocks away, and there seemed to be on-street parking.
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18 reviews
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attended Nov 08 2007

Great Stage, Great Performance, Original stage design, interesting props!

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attended Nov 19 2007

This was one of the finest, most enjoyable productions of Shakespeare I have ever experienced! The cast was perfect in every way - looks, style of character, finely meshed in all ensemble situations and FUNNY. The twists of Touchstone as a female,...continued

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9 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 19 2007

Great performances by everyone in cast.

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Description

The acclaimed Folger Theatre presents William Shakespeare’s comedy As You Like It. Banished Rosalind finds Orlando and a world of passionate possibility in the Forest of Arden. Enchantment abounds as chance encounters blossom into the entanglement of love. The cast includes Amanda Quaid, Joseph Marcell (of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air fame) and Sarah Marshall.

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.