Posts By: Ben Lauer


Where to find Shakespeare in June

This month, Shakespeare theaters across the country are bringing live theater back! Take a look at what the Folger’s theater partners have onstage this month, along with virtual talks, online streaming shows, and audio productions.


Where to find Shakespeare in May

Check out awesome performances and programs from Shakespeare theaters across the United States this month.


Where to Find Shakespeare in April

Find out how Shakespeare theaters across the United States are celebrating the Bard’s birthday this year.


Where to find Shakespeare in March

There are lots of places to watch and listen to Shakespeare online this March, especially for fans of “Julius Caesar” and “Hamlet.”


Where to Find Shakespeare in February

Check out innovative online plays and programs in February from the members of the Folger’s Shakespeare Theater Partnership Program.


20 Shakespeare quotes about love

The word “love” appears 2,146 times in Shakespeare’s collected works (including a handful of “loves” and “loved”). Add to that 59 instances of “beloved” and 133 uses of “loving” and you’ve got yourself a “whole lotta love.” So, what does Shakespeare have to say about love? Here are 20 quotations from the Bard about love.



What theater makers learned from 2020

We asked some of our Shakespeare theater partners what the events of 2020 had illuminated for them about Shakespeare and theater.


Where to watch Shakespeare in November

Shakespeare companies have lots of creative programs happening this month both online and in-person. Here’s what the Folger’s theater partners are up to this November.