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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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Aaron Posner, Outstanding Original Play or Musical Adaptation, District Merchants, Fo Photo

Aaron Posner, Outstanding Original Play or Musical Adaptation, District Merchants, Folger Theatre

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05/17/2017
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Guests of Timon enjoying themselves in Folger Theatre's production of Shakespeare's TIMON OF ATHENS

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05/10/2017
The cast of Folger Theatre''s production of Shakespeare''s AS YOU LIKE IT in exuberan Photo

The cast of Folger Theatre''s production of Shakespeare''s AS YOU LIKE IT in exuberant song.

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01/26/2017

 

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Folger Theatre Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Ensemblein a Play, HAYES Production Gold Star
Folger TheatreThe Two Gentlemen of Verona
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Resident Play
Folger TheatreRomeo & Juliet
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Ensemble, Resident Play
Folger TheatreThe Taming of the Shrew
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Non-Resident Production
Folger TheatreHamlet
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Resident Play Gold Star
Folger TheatreThe Taming of the Shrew
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Ensemble, Resident Play
Folger TheatreCyrano
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Resident Play
Folger TheatreCyrano

Folger Theatre News

Great Lakes Center For The Arts Announces Cast & Crew For GODSPELL Photo Great Lakes Center For The Arts Announces Cast & Crew For GODSPELL
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

The Great Lakes Center for the Arts in Bay Harbor, MI has announced the cast and creative team for its upcoming production of Godspell.

The Public Theater Announces 2022-2023 Season Featuring Five World Premieres & More Photo The Public Theater Announces 2022-2023 Season Featuring Five World Premieres & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 14, 2022

The Public Theater announced the schedule today for The Public’s 2022-23 Season at the Public Theater. Learn all about the shows, schedule and how to get tickets.

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING Photo Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

1. Ice cream. 2. Kung Fu movies. 3. Laughing so hard you shoot milk out of your nose. 4. Me. In the face of severe depression, a child begins a list of everything that's brilliant about the world. The list soon takes on a life of its own in this captivating play by Duncan Macmillan, with Jonny Donahoe.

Traveling Players Presents Family-Friendly Plays at Tysons Corner Center All Summer L Photo Traveling Players Presents Family-Friendly Plays at Tysons Corner Center All Summer Long
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

This Summer Traveling Players will bring family-friendly plays to Tysons Corner Center, both outdoors on the Plaza and inside their Studio. 

Guthrie Theater to Present Kate Hamill's World-Premiere Adaptation of EMMA Photo Guthrie Theater to Present Kate Hamill's World-Premiere Adaptation of EMMA
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

The Guthrie Theater today announced the cast and creative team for¬†Kate Hamill‚Äôs¬†world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen‚Äôs classic novel¬†Emma, directed by¬†Meredith McDonough.¬†Emma¬†will play June 18 ‚Äď August 21, 2022, on the Wurtele Thrust Stage.

DIGNITY, ALWAYS DIGNITY, JELLY'S LAST JAM Concert & More Announced for Long Wharf The Photo DIGNITY, ALWAYS DIGNITY, JELLY'S LAST JAM Concert & More Announced for Long Wharf Theatre 2022/2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022

Long Wharf Theatre yesterday announced the launch of its 2022/2023 season, ‚ÄúEverywhere for Everyone.‚ÄĚ Under its new model, audiences will see programming radiating out from the institution's storied home at 222 Sargent Drive and into communities across Greater New Haven.

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Comes to Folger Theatre This Summer Photo A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Comes to Folger Theatre This Summer
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2022

Folger Theatre returns to live performances this summer with one of William Shakespeare's most magical and beloved comedies, A Midsummer Night's Dream. This romantic and mischievous romp will be produced as part of the National Building Museum's Summer Block Party on stage at The Playhouse that is being built from the ground up inside the Museum's majestic Great Hall.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHOIR BOY At The Denver Center for the Performing Arts Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHOIR BOY At The Denver Center for the Performing Arts
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2022

The DCPA Theatre Company has announced the full casting and creative team for Tarell Alvin McCraney’s Choir Boy in the Kilstrom Theatre running April 22 through May 29, 2022. 

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Present Regional Premiere of TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Photo Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati to Present Regional Premiere of TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati will close its 2021-2022 Season with the regional premiere drama Tiny Beautiful Things. Based on the acclaimed book by Cheryl Strayed (author of the best-selling book Wild), this story was brilliantly adapted for the stage by Nia Vardalos, the Academy Award-nominated writer and star of My Big Fat Greek Wedding.

Cast Announced for Mint Theater's American Premiere Of CHAINS By Elizabeth Baker At T Photo Cast Announced for Mint Theater's American Premiere Of CHAINS By Elizabeth Baker At Theatre Row
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022

On March 11th 2020 Mint Theater Company completed casting for their next production, the long delayed American premiere of Chains by Elizabeth Baker, scheduled to open that May.  

Folger Theatre Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHOIR BOY At The Denver Center for the Performing Arts VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At CHOIR BOY At The Denver Center for the Performing Arts
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2022

The DCPA Theatre Company has announced the full casting and creative team for Tarell Alvin McCraney’s Choir Boy in the Kilstrom Theatre running April 22 through May 29, 2022. 

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Cast Of THE HEIRESS at Arena Stage VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At The Cast Of THE HEIRESS at Arena Stage
by Alan Henry - Feb 4, 2019

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces the full company for Ruth and Augustus Goetz's melodrama, The Heiress, suggested by the Henry James novel, Washington Square. After growing up subjected to her father's disinterest and strong resentment, a young woman in the 1850s discovers what love is in her journey towards independence, growth and strength, without an impactful female role model in her life. Directed by Deputy Artistic Director Seema Sueko, The Heiress runs February 8 - March 10, 2019 in the Fichandler Stage.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For THE ENGAGEMENT PARTY At Hartford Stage VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For THE ENGAGEMENT PARTY At Hartford Stage
by Alan Henry - Jan 10, 2019

Hartford Stage Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak and Managing Director Michael Stotts will present Samuel Baum's The Engagement Party, directed by Tresnjak. Zach Appelman, Richard Bekins, Mia Dillon and Beth Riesgraf lead the cast. The world premiere play will perform Thursday, January 10, through Sunday, February 3, 2019.

VIDEO: The Cast Talks THE ENGAGEMENT PARTY At Hartford Stage VideoVIDEO: The Cast Talks THE ENGAGEMENT PARTY At Hartford Stage
by Alan Henry - Jan 7, 2019

Hartford Stage Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak and Managing Director Michael Stotts will present Samuel Baum's The Engagement Party, directed by Tresnjak. Zach Appelman, Richard Bekins, Mia Dillon and Beth Riesgraf lead the cast. The world premiere play will perform Thursday, January 10, through Sunday, February 3, 2019.

VIDEO: Folger Theatre Begins 2018/19 Season with MACBETH VideoVIDEO: Folger Theatre Begins 2018/19 Season with MACBETH
by Stage Tube - Sep 11, 2018

Rampant ambition and minds unhinged. Shrieking owls and prophesies foretold. Folger Theatre begins its 2018/19 season with Macbeth, Shakespeare's murderous tragedy seen anew and here, set in London's famous Bedlam asylum for a groundbreaking production integrating period music into a famous variation of the play.

Video: Westport Country Playhouse Presents A FLEA IN HER EAR VideoVideo: Westport Country Playhouse Presents A FLEA IN HER EAR
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 18, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse stages the lavish, large-cast comedy, "A Flea in Her Ear," newly adapted by David Ives from the original by Georges Feydeau, and directed by Mark Lamos, Westport Country Playhouse artistic director.  Fresh from a sold-out run by Delaware's Resident Ensemble Players (REP), a professional theater located at the University of Delaware, the co-production with the REP runs in Westport July 10 - 28.  

VIDEO: First Look at WEST SIDE STORY At The Guthrie VideoVIDEO: First Look at WEST SIDE STORY At The Guthrie
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2018

The Guthrie Theater presents West Side Story. Directed by Haj, this major revival of a timeless classic will play June 16 - August 26, 2018, on the Wurtele Thrust Stage. Single tickets for West Side Story start at $15 for preview performances (June 16-21) and are on sale now through the Box Office at 612.377.2224, 877.44.STAGE (toll-free), 612.225.6244 (group sales) and online at guthrietheater.org.

VIDEO: Preview WEST SIDE STORY At The Guthrie With Marc Koeck VideoVIDEO: Preview WEST SIDE STORY At The Guthrie With Marc Koeck
by Alan Henry - Jun 29, 2018

The Guthrie Theater presents West Side Story. Directed by Haj, this major revival of a timeless classic will play June 16 - August 26, 2018, on the Wurtele Thrust Stage. Single tickets for West Side Story start at $15 for preview performances (June 16-21) and are on sale now through the Box Office at 612.377.2224, 877.44.STAGE (toll-free), 612.225.6244 (group sales) and online at guthrietheater.org.

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA at Folger Theatre VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA at Folger Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2017

Folger Theatre launches its 2017/18 season of power, passion, and politics with William Shakespeare's romantic tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra, onstage now through November 19, 2017. Click below to watch the building of the set and hear about the show from the cast and creative team!

STAGE TUBE: Get in the Holiday Spirit with a Sneak Peek at A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Ford's Theatre
by Stage Tube - Dec 2, 2016

Ford's Theatre Society presents its 35th-annual production of Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol, now through December 31, 2016. This 'musically high-spirited' and 'infectiously jolly' (The Washington Post) production is adapted by Michael Wilson, directed by Michael Baronand features Craig Wallace as Ebenezer Scrooge. Click below to watch a trailer with footage from the show!


Folger Theatre Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Folger Theatre been nominated for?
Outstanding Ensemblein a Play, HAYES Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Two Gentlemen of Verona , Outstanding Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Romeo & Juliet , Outstanding Ensemble, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Taming of the Shrew , Outstanding Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Hamlet , Outstanding Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Taming of the Shrew Outstanding Ensemble, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Cyrano and Outstanding Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Cyrano .

What awards has Folger Theatre won?
Outstanding Ensemblein a Play, HAYES Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Two Gentlemen of Veronaand Outstanding Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Taming of the Shrew.