Performances & Events

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See something that interests you? Contact our Box Office at 
(202) 544-7077 or buy tickets online!

Folger Shakespeare Library hosts a wide variety of events, performances, and activities, from theater to literary readings to family activities and more. You can find out more about our current offerings below or by browsing our calendar.

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In honor of our Shakespeare Birthday Open House Celebration, we are offering a "Buy One, Get One Free" ticket offer on select Folger events all day on Sunday, April 22, 2018. This special, one-day offer is available until 11:59pm on April 22. To purchase your discounted tickets, you can visit or call our box office (202.544.7077), or use the online discount code BOGOBDAY on the Folger website.

Buy Tickets

See something that interests you? Contact our Box Office at 
(202) 544-7077 or buy tickets online!