Shakespeare’s Magical Comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream Warms Our Hearts this Winter

Aaron Posner directs Holly Twyford, Erin Weaver, Caroline Stefanie Clay, Eric Hissom, and others in this classic rollicking romp. (Washington, DC) – Kicking off Folger Theatre’s 2016 commemoration of 400 years of William Shakespeare is one of his most beloved … Continue reading Shakespeare’s Magical Comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream Warms Our Hearts this Winter

Folger Theatre Opens the 2014/15 Season with Julius Caesar

Robert Richmond to direct Anthony Cochrane, Maurice Jones, Louis Butelli, Michael Sharon, and others in Shakespeare’s political thriller. Folger Theatre launches its 2014/15 season in Rome with William Shakespeare’s enduring political tragedy, Julius Caesar from October 28 – December 7, 2014. Robert Richmond (Richard III and Henry V at Folger) directs the epic portrait of the battle between ambition and honor, conspiracy and loyalty, leading an outstanding ensemble including Anthony Cochrane (Broadway’s War Horse and Folger’s Henry VIII) as the honorable Marcus Brutus, and Maurice Jones, making his Folger Theatre debut as Caesar’s closest ally, Mark Antony. When Julius Caesar returns … Continue reading Folger Theatre Opens the 2014/15 Season with Julius Caesar