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FAMILY PROGRAMS AT FOLGER

Folger Shakespeare Library and Theatre just a few blocks from the United States Capitol offers on-going programs for all ages and encourages families to visit and experience Shakespeare together.

Check out the “Shake Up Your Saturdays” program for 2017:

A Fool! A Fool!      “Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.”

Step into the shoes of some of Shakespeare’s fools, some more clever than others….

Saturday, April 1

10-11AM: Recommended Ages 5-7
11-12PM: Recommended Ages 8-14

 

Lines So Richly Spun

Become part of a living sonnet while learning about rhyme, rhythm, and imagery.

Saturday, May 6

10-11AM: Recommended Ages 5-7
11-12PM: Recommended Ages 8-14

 

Little, but Fierce

The smallest roles can have the best lines. Turn a minor character into a star!

Saturday, June 3

10-11AM: Recommended Ages 5-7
11-12PM: Recommended Ages 8-14

 

United States of Shakespeare

Saturday, July 1

10-11AM: Recommended Ages 5-7
11-12PM: Recommended Ages 8-14

 

Bantering Bard

Saturday, August 5

10-11AM: Recommended Ages 5-7
11-12PM: Recommended Ages 8-14

 

Junior Scholars

Saturday, September 2

11-12PM: Recommended Ages 5-14 (Groups will be separated by age, but will happen simultaneously)

Followed by a 12pm Reading Room Tour

 

Supernatural Shakespeare

Saturday, October 7

10-11AM: Recommended Ages 5-7
11-12PM: Recommended Ages 8-14

 

By Tale or History

Saturday, November 4

10-11AM: Recommended Ages 5-7
11-12PM: Recommended Ages 8-14

 

I Take My Leave

Saturday, December 2

10-11AM: Recommended Ages 5-7
11-12PM: Recommended Ages 8-14

 

Call the theatre to register for each program.

 

Folger Shakespeare Library Theatre

201 East Capitol Street, SE

Washington, DC 20003

(202) 544-4600

(202) 544-7077 (Box Office)

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