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Much Ado About Nothing By William Shakespeare Directed by Timothy Douglas OCT 21 - NOV 29, 2009 Reluctant lovers Beatrice and Benedick conceal their attraction behind a "merry war" of wit in Shakespeare's romantic, clever comedy. The play's musical language resonates with Afro-Caribbean rhythm in this colorful production. Orestes: A Tragic Romp Translated/Adapted by Anne Washburn From the play by Euripides Directed by Aaron Posner JAN 27 - MAR 7, 2010 The war is over, Agamemnon and Clytemnestra murdered, and Orestes and Electra await the judgment of the citizens and the gods. Euripides' gripping drama is deftly re-imagined by playwright Anne Washburn in this razor-sharp modern adaptation. Co-produced with Two River Theater Company Hamlet By William Shakespeare Directed by Joseph Haj APR 21 - JUN 6, 2010 Haunted by his father's ghost, Prince Hamlet seeks truth--and revenge. In arguably the greatest play of the English language, Shakespeare paints an enigmatic portrait of a man grappling with life, love, and the specter of death.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Folger Shakespeare Theatre, Washington, DC