The Winter's Tale Special Performances


Free Folger Fridays
Pre-show talks and other events related to Folger Theatre productions and to the exhibitions in the Great Hall.

Tuesday March 13, 7:30pm
Tickets available beginning at 5pm at the box office window; limit one ticket per person.

Stage Director Talk
Thursday March 15, 6:30pm
Join The Winter's Tale director Aaron Posner for a backstage look at the production. Tickets are $20.

College Night
Friday March 16, 8pm
$15 tickets available for college students with valid ID. Call the box office or visit us in person to purchase your ticket in advance.

Free Folger Friday: Illustrating Shakespeare
Friday March 23, 6pm
Author and illustrator Gareth Hinds discusses his critically-acclaimed graphic novels based on literary classics – including several of Shakespeare’s plays. Free, reservations requested.

Pre-Show Talk
Wednesday March 28, 6:30pm
Resident Dramaturg Michele Osherow shares her perspective on The Winter's Tale in an insightful pre-performance discussion. Wine and light fare reception included. Tickets are $20.

Post-Show Talk with Cast
Thursday April 5, following the 7:30pm performance.
Join members of the cast for a post-show discussion about the play moderated by Resident Dramaturg, Michele Osherow. Free

Brews and Banter
Friday April 6, 6:30pm
Enjoy craft brews from Bluejacket Brewery at this casual behind-the-scenes conversation with actors from The Winter's Tale. Beer and light fare reception included. Tickets are $20.

Ladies Night: Perdita's Flowers
Friday April 13, 6pm
Join Holley Simmons, owner of Sill Life and co-founder of DC’s The Lemon Collective, in a flower crown tutorial before the evening’s performance. Tickets are $25.

Sunday April 15, 2pm
Call the box office at (202) 544-7077 for details.
Folger Theatre's open-captioned performances are generously sponsored by Vinton and Sigrid Cerf.