ReDiscovery Readings

The ReDiscovery Series investigates rarely-produced classics in one-night-only staged readings with guest artists, scholars and D.C.’s most talented actors. Since 1993, the Shakespeare Theatre Company has staged more 70 plays as part of its ReDiscovery Series, with many readings leading to fully-produced mainstage productions. In recent years, the series has led directly to newly commissioned adaptations by David Ives of French verse comedy.

2016-2017 ReDiscovery Series: Election Year Shakespeare

Four plays about people in power.
From the 17th century to now.

Tickets & Details


May 08by Friedrich Schiller and Peter Oswald

The ReDiscovery Series is made possible through the generosity of donor Ann K. Morales.