Posts By: Ben Lauer

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.


Where to Watch Shakespeare in October

There are a ton of places to watch Shakespeare in October, both online and in-person. Here’s what the Folger’s theater partners are up to this month.


Where to find Shakespeare in September

Check out a mix of innovative online programming and safely socially-distanced in-person performances from Shakespeare companies across the US.


A Folger Summer Reading List

Check out summer reading recommendations from friends, colleagues, and partners.


Your Guide to Streaming Shakespeare this Summer

Wondering where you’ll find Shakespeare this summer? We’ve gathered a wealth of online performances, conversations, and programs from the Folger’s theater partners that you can check out in July and August.