I would love to think that if we get everything right, any 10-year-old seeing this production can find in it a desire to step up, a desire to step in, a desire to step forward, a willingness to throw off fears and obstacles and go further into life. That’s what I would like this to be able to do. To inspire anyone to go further into life.
“Cyrano” opens Tuesday at the Folger Shakespeare Library and runs through June 5. Tickets are available at folger.edu.
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., takes a selfie with his cut-out head during the Hoops for Youth 16th annual charity basketball game held at George Washington University's Smith Center, September 8, 2014. The members of Congress team beat the lobbyist team 46-40. Buy photo here.