Tickets: Special Offers


  • Grab a retro price and save $19.72 off regular priced tickets to Shakespeare's comedy

  • Valid through Monday, February 17 at 11:59pm only

  • Offers are available exclusively online

  • Use the online promo code 1972WIVES

Aaron Posner's "funny, fresh, most wholly irreverent" take on The Merry Wives of Windsor sets Shakespeare's action in 1972—and we're honoring that year with a special Presidents' Day weekend discount!

Now through Monday, February 17 save $19.72 on full-price tickets for any weeknight or Sunday evening performance through March 1.

Don't miss your chance to score this throwback price on "possibly the best Wives you will ever see."

On stage through March 1 only. 



  1. Visit The Merry Wives of Windsor page on the Folger website. Click on the "Buy Tickets" button.

  2. Enter the promo code 1972WIVES in the upper-right hand corner and click "Submit." 

  3. Select your preferred performance date (any weeknight or Sunday evening performance Feb. 18 - Mar. 1) from the list by clicking it.

  4. Select your seats and proceed to check out. Your ticket discount will automatically be applied. 


CONDITIONS: This is an exclusive online offer. Discount tickets are valid for all weeknight and Sunday evening performances February 18 through March 1, 2020 and subject to availability. Not valid on previously purchased tickets and cannot be combined with other ticket discounts. Limit six (6) tickets per person. Offer expires on Monday, February 17 at 11:59pm. Please contact the Folger box office at (202) 544-7077 if you have any questions or would like additional information.