Site Closed

Ford’s Theatre Society and the National Park Service closed the historic site starting March 14. That closure currently extends through May 17. Our production of “Guys and Dolls” has been postponed to spring 2021.

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Reviews

"Bursting with imagination! Beautifully theatrical!"

- Broadway World

"Five stars! A masterwork of a confection!"

- DC Theatre Scene

"Resonant! A handsome production."

- The Washington Post

"Laura C. Harris gives a radiant performance!"

- Talkin' Broadway

"Inspirational! An incredible gift to all of us. Go see it!"

- Maryland Theatre Guide

"Heavenly! Lauren Gunderson’s luminously beautiful play is an intellectual epic told on an intimate scale."

- Atlanta Journal-Constitution

"A pleasant, thought-provoking evening at the theater! It’s a lively, funny, accessible play that’s alive with interesting ideas."

- ArtsAtl.com

"Henrietta Leavitt helped map the distances in space, and paradoxically brought us closer to understanding our own place in the universe. Shines with the luminous joy of re-centering women whose achievements have been too long overlooked by the telescope of history. "

- Chicago Tribune