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250 Star Starred
Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
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48 events
36 reviews
38 stars
Consort's CD's available for sale.
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48 events
36 reviews
38 stars
Union Station Metro is about 5 blocks away, and there seemed to be on-street parking.
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"Romeo and Juliet"
17 ratings
4.5 average rating
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15 events
5 reviews
33 stars
attended Oct 29 2013

Juliet and her father were strongest characters in the play
all other actors were quite good as well
setting worked
the seats provided were very good

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19 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 30 2013

I have recently seen several productions of Romeo and Juliet. This one was easily my favorite. Juliet was the strongest Juliet that I have ever seen. The love scenes were passionate. All the acting was quite good. I would recommend this...continued

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35 events
13 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 06 2013

Overall a beautiful performance of this classic story. I was pretty tired, and the second act dragged a bit for me. I admit I fell asleep during part. Even the very last scene, I thought, could have moved faster. But I'd never been to the...continued

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For more information about the Folger Shakespeare Library (including exhibit hours), visit their website at
“Dynamic … imaginative … exquisite.” — Baltimore Sun
“5 stars … bold, brash and fully of dynamic spirit.” — DC Metro Theater Arts

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.