Here is a Play Fitted
October 1, 2013–January 12, 2014
Folger Great Hall
Curators: Denise Walen
Discover how staging Shakespeare’s plays has changed over the past 400 years. More than 100 items—scripts and promptbooks, designs for sets, lights, and costumes, props, models, production photographs, playbills, letters, and reviews— highlight broad shifts over the centuries in the performances of Othello, Richard III, Romeo and Juliet, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream and the sometimes surprising changes made to the plays.