The Laramie Project

Ford's Theatre In D.C. Reopening With Private FundsFord's Theatre is reopening its doors and resuming performances with private funding, even though the government shutdown is continuing into a third week.
Government Shutdown Halts Ford's Theatre PlayFord's Theatre has canceled performances of "The Laramie Project" because the theater must close during the government shutdown, but it will present two free performances at a nearby church.
Ford's Theatre To Produce Matthew Shepard PlayThe Washington theater where President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated will produce the play "The Laramie Project" and offer programs about bullying and violence against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.