Venue Details

268 Star Starred
Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
202-544-7077
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"Romeo and Juliet"
17 ratings
4.5 average rating
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122 reviews
33 stars
attended Nov 05 2013

I really liked it; almost a five. Excellent story telling. With the exception of Lord Capulet, most of the characters stayed within a very tight range. You knew that Juliet was one smart cookie and that Romeo was in love with being in love, in...continued

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Queen of the road Red Velvet
16 events
6 reviews
36 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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44 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Oct 31 2013

Excellent production with sensitive acting. Each character was finely wrought and made interesting. The evening provided a fresh experience of a familiar tale, allowing the audience to truly feel its tragic proportions.

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For more information about the Folger Shakespeare Library (including exhibit hours), visit their website at www.folger.edu.
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