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Sense and Sensibility's intelligent silliness will create theatergoers for life
Folger's clever take on "Merchant of Venice" contemplates race, religion and reality without the preacher
America's Shakespeare at the Folger documents the Bard's New World connection
The true phenomenon in Aaron Posner's gloriously irreverent "Midsummer Night's Dream" is Holly Twyford's Bottom
Holly Twyford has helped shape D.C.'s theater scene by taking on gender-bending roles, including Bottom in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
Kate Eastwood Norris amps up the rage in Folger's "Mary Stuart"
"Gigi" at the Kennedy Center is no match for the queens in Folger Theatre's "Mary Stuart"
Folger's production of the Bard classic is meticulous, captivating, and a fitting tale to retell in Washington
Have you ever nodded off at the theater? Do you worry that you might be particularly prone to doing just that during Shakespeare, the bard...
Surely no one needs a spoiler alert about Romeo and Juliet. After all, what is probably William Shakespeare's most popular and most accessible play is...
Got the holiday spirit – but tired of tradition? Call it bah-humbug blasphemy, but most area theaters and concert venues aim to entice the average...
''There is nothing in the world as amazing as something that is neither completely clear, nor completely unclear,'' goes one of the morals imparted in...
The West is more mild than wild in Folger Theatre's new production of The Taming of the Shrew, William Shakespeare's so-called comedy that revels in...
Aladdin doesn't appear in Mary Zimmerman's The Arabian Nights. Neither does Sinbad the Sailor. Both fairy tales weren't originally part of the stories of Scheherazade,...
There are the things we know, and then there are the things we don't know. And then there are the things we think we know...
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