Family Programs

Shakespeare’s plays are for everyone!

Folger offers programs for all ages and encourages families to experience Shakespeare’s language together.

Explore Shakespeare for Kids for online activities and resources

Shake Up Your Saturday

Shake Up Your Saturday is a free program that takes place on the first Saturday of every month. Designed by our Education division, they are led by our experienced team of educators, docents, and teaching artists.

Family members of all ages are welcome to join the fun! 

Program Locations:

Folger Theatre: The Folger Theatre is located in the main building of the Folger Shakespeare Library at 201 East Capitol Street, SE. Please enter through the doors closest to 3rd Street.

Foulke Conference Room: The Foulke Conference Room is our rehearsal space. It is located in the building at 301 East Capitol Street, SE, on the corner of East Capitol SE and 3rd Street SE. 

Founders' Room: The Founders' Room is located in the main building of the Folger Shakespeare Library at 201 East Capitol Street, SE. Please enter through the doors closest to 2nd Street, SE.

Questions? Contact Kate Long at klong@folger.edu