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Shakespeare's Globe KING LEAR

Sponsorship Opportunities

In September 2014, Folger Theatre will bring the Shakespeare’s Globe King Lear from London to Washington, DC for a two-week special engagement. Renowned actor Joseph Marcell (TV's The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and Folger Theatre's As You Like It) plays the title role in this stunning production.



  • Sponsor recognition —with logo placement for corporations—on King Lear playbill title page, lobby signage, Patron Night invitation, press release, and production page on the Folger’s popular website
  • Recognition and thanks in remarks by the Director from the stage on Patron Night (September 9, 2014)
  • Quarter-page sponsor thank you ad in the King Lear playbill
  • Recognition—with logo placement for corporations—in playbills of the three productions in Folger Theatre’s main season
  • Six complimentary tickets to the Patron Night of King Lear (September 9, 2014), including post-show reception with cast
  • Two tickets to each of the three Opening Night performances and post-show receptions in Folger Theatre’s main 2014/15 season
  • Invitations to attend first rehearsals of the three productions in Folger Theatre’s main 2014/15 season—with director and design presentations and table readings of plays with cast
  • For corporations, one-year Corporate Membership, which includes private tours of the Folger Shakespeare Library and invitations to special events throughout the year
  • Plus other special benefits, including special ticketing assistance, discounts to other Folger public programs, and subscriptions to Folger Magazine and Folger E-news

All tickets subject to availability; benefits subject to change


For more information, contact Winnie Robinson at (202) 675-0377 or wrobinson@folger.edu .


Learn More

For more information, contact:

Winnie Robinson

Senior Development Officer for Major Gifts

(202) 675-0377

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