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"A CHRISTMAS CAROL" RETURNS TO FORD'S THEATRE NOV. 20, 2014- JAN. 1, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Ford’s Theatre 2014-2015 season continues with A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens and adapted by Michael Wilson, November 20, 2014 to January 1, 2015.  Acclaimed Washington stage actor Edward Gero returns for the sixth year to play Ebenezer Scrooge in the production The Washington Post hailed as “musically high-spirited” and “infectiously jolly.”

POLITICAL SATIRIST MARK RUSSELL RETURNS FEBRUARY 16, 2015

FORD’S THEATRE SOCIETY PRESENTS
AN EVENING WITH MARK RUSSELL
FEBRUARY 16, 2015, at 7:00 p.m.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Piano-playing political satirist Mark Russell returns to Ford’s Theatre for one night only, Monday, February 16, 2015, at 7 p.m. With material ripped from today’s headlines, Russell’s unique brand of comedy earned him the Mark Twain Award for political comedy and has made him a popular favorite on PBS. Long before Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert, there was Mark Russell, daring to joke and sing of the often absurd political processes.

LINCOLN X3 CONTEST: WIN A LINCOLN-THEMED WEEKEND IN WASHINGTON, D.C.

FORD’S THEATRE SOCIETY,
NEWSEUM
AND
WILLARD INTERCONTINENTAL
ANNOUNCE LINCOLN-THEMED CONTEST

LINCOLN X3

Winners to enjoy luxury accommodation at the Willard Hotel, a world premiere performance of The Widow Lincoln at Ford’s Theatre, and the exhibition President Lincoln Is Dead: The New York Herald Reports the Assassination at the Newseum, February 21 and 22, 2015.

Contest entry begins October 28, 2014

SPECIAL EXHIBITION: "SILENT WITNESSES: ARTIFACTS OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION" ANNOUNCED

FORD’S THEATRE SOCIETY
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH
SMITHSONIAN’S NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN HISTORY AND NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
ANNOUNCES
SPECIAL EXHIBITION MARKING 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF LINCOLN’S ASSASSINATION

PRESENTED BY UNITED TECHNOLOGIES
WITH UNDERWRITING SUPPORT BY
EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION AND ALTRIA GROUP

SILENT WITNESSES: ARTIFACTS OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION

FORD’S THEATRE SOCIETY PRESENTS "DRIVING MISS DAISY" SEPT. 26-OCT 26, 2014

DRIVING MISS DAISY
BY ALFRED UHRY
DIRECTED BY JENNIFER L. NELSON

Production Features Nancy Robinette and Craig Wallace in Leading Roles

AUGUST 2014 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS FOR THEATRE EDUCATION PROFESSIONALS AND TEACHING ARTISTS

FORD’S THEATRE SOCIETY EDUCATION
OFFERS
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS
FOR THEATRE EDUCATION PROFESSIONALS AND
TEACHING ARTISTS
August 11, 13, 14 and 15, 2014

TWENTY AMERICAN TEACHERS PARTICIPATE IN THE FORD’S THEATRE CIVIL WAR WASHINGTON TEACHER FELLOWS INSTITUTE JULY 13-18, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Twenty teachers from 15 states will participate in the Ford’s Theatre Catherine B. Reynolds Civil War Washington Teacher Fellows Summer Institute, July 13 through 18, 2014.