05 May 2016


The Magic of Laughter with Reduced Shakespeare Company at the Folger

Going to the Folger to see a play is magic… yadda yadda yada. Let’s start that thought again: Going to the Folger with two 10-year olds to see 90 minutes where you can barely breathe you’re laughing so hard? That is where the true magic is. Last weekend, I got to see  the Reduced Shakespeare […]

25 Feb 2016


Fun in the Forest at Folger’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream

In my mind, it’s safe to say when you go to the Folger Theatre at the Folger Shakespeare Library you’re in for an entertaining night where you’ll likely see a performance that embraces both innovation and tradition. A Midsummer Night’s Dream, on stage until March 13, is no exception. You may even feel like you’ve attended a pep rally for Team […]

17 Dec 2015

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To Do: Weekend of December 17- 20

It is one week until Christmas Eve. Are you ready? Me neither! How shall we procrastinate this weekend? Tonight catch a show! Pericles at the Folger is closing soon. Gospel of LovingKindness has a short run and it’s the holiday season. At the Capital Fringe Headquarters is Squad Goals: Queer Music, Electro Pop and Performance Art. Booby […]

10 Dec 2015


The Beauty of a Storm: Pericles at Folger Through Dec. 20

Do you sit by your window and marvel as a thunderstorm moves by, feeling powerless against Mother Nature and the electric energy sizzling through the sky? If that’s the sort of thing that moves you–or if you just like inventive theatre–make plans now to see Pericles at the Folger Library and Theatre before it closes […]

11 Feb 2015


There’s Something about “Mary Stuart” at the Folger

There is a moment in the Folger’s production of Friedrich Schiller’s “Mary Stuart” that is so funny and tragic, you start wondering if what you’re watching is theater of the absurd. It comes during the second half, when Sir William Davison (played by Todd Scofield) realizes that following his Queen’s command will be the end […]

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