Lewis plays the clownish everyman Costard in Folger's "lovely, romantic, silly production"
Folger's Love's Labor's Lost is a wonderful -- if uneven -- reimagining of Shakespeare's battle of the sexes
Alison Luff delivers a star turn in Folger Theatre's "Nell Gwynn," but the gender politics feel stuck in the 1600s
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Woolly puts forth a vicious comedy of office politics, while Folger offers stunningly unique version of "Macbeth"
The Folger Theatre unearths a rarely-performed 17th Century adaptation of one of Shakespeare's fundamental tragedies
Bedlam's Saint Joan is lovingly produced but demands the patience of a saint
Shakespeare's story is delivered with a metaphorical twinkle in the eye
Theresa Rebeck's "The Way of the World" has a few moments of brilliance, but not enough to redeem it
Shirine Babb rules all in "Antony and Cleopatra"
From Cleopatra to Potterdom, Shirine Babb's career has magic (and talent) on her side
In the Folger's production of Timon of Athens, Antoinette Robinson portrays a character generally portrayed by a man
Shakespeare's Timon can't be easy to stage, and that's why the unstoppable folks at Folger took it on.
Hirshfield has written two books of essays and eight collections of poetry
"As You Like It" is a charmingly energetic soul-pleaser paired with the Folger's special brand of intimacy