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Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
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38 stars
Consort's CD's available for sale.
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Union Station Metro is about 5 blocks away, and there seemed to be on-street parking.
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An Evening With Stephen Carter
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2 reviews
5 stars
attended Jun 02 2008

An incredibly wonderful evening in the beautiful Folger Theatre.

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attended Jun 02 2008

My book club is discussing New England White this Sunday and so the program was timed excellently for me. I had mixed feelings about the book on first reading and am rereading it after the program. It always helps understanding the work when one...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

Read Stephen L. Carter’s Washington Post article on the 2008 Presidential election.


Professor Stephen L. Carter comes to the Folger Theatre to discuss his work, which includes New England White, Reflections of an Affirmative Action Baby, God’s Name in Vain and The Emperor of Ocean Park. He is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale, where he has taught since 1982.

A reception and book signing will follow.

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.