Ford's Theatre

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2013

    Another Lincoln Movie Is On The Way!

    And in this one he's neither a vampire hunter nor an Oscar winner in heavy prosthetics. It's actor Tom Amandes in Saving Lincoln, the story of honest Abe's life through the perspective of his friend and bodyguard, as filmed in CineCollage. Here's the release: "Saving Lincoln, a new film directed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2009

    Lincoln's Birthday Celebrated with Cake, Thumbprint

    Tomorrow is Abraham Lincoln's 200th birthday, and to celebrate President Obama will attend a party in Springfield, Illinois. It's sold out, but free tickets are said to be available for "performances in Lincoln's honor," including local students reciting Lincoln's speeches, at the newly-reopened For ... More >>

  • Theater

    March 20, 2007

    Backstage Business

    In Curtains and Our Leading Lady, show people get their scalpels out