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The Conference of the Birds

An extraordinary fable, adventure tale, and poetic flight of fancy—this 12th-century Persian masterpiece recounts a quest for the divine. Through imaginative staging, movement, and live music, this dramatization soars.

Stage version by Jean-Claude Carrière and Peter Brook
Based on the poem by Farid Uddi Attar
Directed by Aaron Posner
Original music performed by Tom Teasley

Tickets: $30-$68

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Presented by: Folger Theatre

Categories: Theater

Event Venue

Folger Shakespeare Library

201 East Capitol Street SE
Washington, DC 20003

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