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262 Star Starred
Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
202-544-7077
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"Henry V"
43 ratings
4.5 average rating
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21 events
3 reviews
6 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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183 events
122 reviews
32 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 the role. Which, given the promise shown, should not be a problem. I also...continued

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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.  

<em>The Second Shepherds' Play</em> Poet Tracy K. Smith <em>As You Like It</em> Authors Nathaniel Rich & Kate Walbert The 37th Annual PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Authors Angela Flournoy, Marcus Guillory & Margo Jefferson <em>The Displaced</em> Roxane Gay and Hilton Als Mariah Carey Evangel Christmas Celebration 2016 <em>Into the Woods</em> <em>Black Side of the Moon</em> <em>Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical</em> Septime Webre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley</em> <em>The Secret Garden</em> <em>Carousel</em> <em>The Second City's Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue</em>