“Beware the Ides of March” - The Apartments at CityCenter
The ides of March – March 15 – was a dangerous date for Julius Caesar, and fans of William Shakespeare know it well. Whether you’re a newcomer to the histories, comedies and tragedies of The Bard, or a loyal fan, DC has plenty to offer.
Shakespeare Theatre Company: For over 25 years, it has focused on works by Shakespeare, his contemporaries and those playwrights he influenced. Its artistic mission is to bring “vibrant life groundbreaking, thought-provoking and eminently accessible classic theatre in a uniquely American style.” Productions can be found at the Lansburgh Theatre and Sidney Harmon Hall in Penn Quarter.
- PRIVILEGE CARD OFFER: Residents of The Apartments of CityCenter enjoy 10% off select shows of the Shakespeare Theatre Company. Use code CITYCENTERDC along with your Privilege Card.
The Folger Theatre Library: Located on Capitol Hill, The Folger is a world-renowned research center on Shakespeare. In addition to stage productions, The Folger also publishes illustrated, completely re-edited Folger Editions of Shakespeare’s plays as well as the Shakespeare Quarterly.