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Openings: Cabaret, Stephanie Miracle

What's new this weekend in local arts.
Today, one of America's best-loved plays begins its run at one of America's most famous theaters: Our Town, Thornton Wilder's classic play about life in a small New Hampshire hamlet, celebrates its 75th anniversary with a new production. The play runs to Feb. 24 at Ford's Theatre, 511 10th St. [...]

Extending the Book: The Art of Extra-Illustration Opens at the Folger Library

The Folger Shakespeare Library opened a new exhibit this week, Extending the Book: The Art of Extra-Illustration, which explores “extra-illustration,” the practice of annotating a text with pictures of people and places who appear in the work.
The art form was especially popular in the 18th century, most notably in editions of Shakespeare’s plays, since there [...]