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Theater: The timeliness of Folger Shakespeare Theatre's 'Henry V'

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The Folger Shakespeare Theatre is mounting Shakespeare's "Henry V" at a time when this nation gathers around our president at his inauguration, just as Henry's British subjects were buoyed by his leadership during a time of unrest. The plot finds Prince Hal of "Henry IV" matured into a young King Henry contemplating an impending war with France. His heroic side emerges the night before...