Learn about our History on Foot walking tour, "Investigation: Detective McDevitt," from one of the actors who leads visitors through downtown D.C.
Driving Miss Daisy, Alfred Uhry’s award-winning drama about the transformative power of friendship, will grace the Ford’s Theatre stage this fall. Acclaimed Washington stage actors Nancy Robinette and Craig Wallace will tackle the complicated roles of Daisy Werthan and Hoke Colburn. When Daisy causes a car wreck, her son hires hard-working chauffeur Hoke to look…
Actors Michael Bunce and Stephen F. Schmidt describe their experiences with the roles of Harry Hawk and John T. Ford in the 35-minute play One Destiny, by Richard Hellesen. One Destiny explores the events surrounding the Lincoln assassination from the perspectives of those in the theatre that fateful day of April 14, 1865.
Months before any audience enters Ford’s Theatre for performances of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, designers read the script to create the perfect environment on stage, and the cast tirelessly runs through their lines, movements and musical numbers. We recently asked Set Designer Court Watson about designing his third production for Ford’s Theatre.