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Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
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12 events
3 reviews
1 stars
The show actually starts at 7, not 7:30!!
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1 stars
We parked on the street around the corner with no problems. It was a Sunday night
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Reviews & Ratings

"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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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