Ford’s Theatre National Historic Site (Museum, Theatre, Petersen House) and the Center for Education and Leadership will be closed to the public on Monday, May 19, 2014.

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FORD’S THEATRE SOCIETY PRESENTS ANNUAL GALA JUNE 2, 2013

FORMER SECRETARY OF STATE DR. CONDOLEEZZA RICE
AND
BASKETBALL LEGEND BILL RUSSELL
TO RECEIVE LINCOLN MEDALS

"Hello, Dolly!" Storify

D.C.-AREA STUDENTS PRESENT AN EVENING OF ORIGINAL SPEECHES ON MAY 21, 2013

Students from Washington-area schools will perform on Ford’s Theatre stage

FORD'S THEATRE ANNOUNCES BETSY O'BRIEN ANDERSON AS DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

Washington, D.C.— Ford’s Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault announced today that Betsy O’Brien Anderson will join the company as Director of Development in June 2013. As Director of Development, Anderson will provide strategic organizational and administrative leadership for the fund development efforts of the historic theatre, museum and Center for Education and Leadership.

FORD’S THEATRE HOSTS SECOND ANNUAL NATIONAL ORATORY RETREAT AND PERFORMANCE IN WASHINGTON, D.C. MAY 3-5, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Twelve Students from five states and the District participate in the second-annual Ford’s Theatre National Oratory Retreat, May 3 through 5 in Washington, D.C. During the weekend, teachers and their select students from Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Pennsylvania and the District, will visit local historic sites, connect with their peers and perform speeches on the Ford’s Theatre stage in a culminating performance on Sunday, May 5, at 12:30 p.m.