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Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
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3 reviews
1 stars
The show actually starts at 7, not 7:30!!
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We parked on the street around the corner with no problems. It was a Sunday night
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"Shakespeare + Manga"
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1 stars
attended Mar 31 2008

Great! The Folger is always wonderful, and the reasonably priced tickets meant our whole family could attend.

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Manga can mean Japanese graphic novels or comic books, typically intended for adults, characterized by highly stylized art.

About the writer Adam Sexton :

Adam Sexton is author of Master Class in Fiction Writing and editor of the anthologies Love Stories, Rap on Rap, and Desperately Seeking Madonna. He has written on art and entertainment for the New York Times and the Village Voice, and he teaches fiction writing and literature at New York University and critical reading and writing at Parsons School of Design. He is a graduate of Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania.

About the artist Yali Lin:

Yali Lin was born in southern China and moved to New York with her family in 1995. After earning her BFA in Cartooning from the School of Visual Arts in 2006, Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet Manga Edition is her first book. She teaches Cartooning/Manga courses to young teens in Manhattan, NYC.