Fat Ham
Opens May 26 1h 30m
Fat Ham
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Fat Ham NYC Reviews and Tickets

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Great writing, Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Great acting

A modern-day reimagining of Shakespeare’s Hamlet centered around a queer, Black man. 

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842 Reviews | 894 Followers
During previews
89
Refreshing, Great acting, Masterful, Relevant, Great writing

See it if Really great take on the original. Inspired but not restricted by. Beautiful use of re-analyzing and growing from the original. Refreshing.

Don't see it if you can't get a ticket or you want your Shakespeare pristine.

818 Reviews | 1003 Followers
During previews
80
Fun, Great acting, Funny, Clever, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a fresh modern take on Hamlet. Very entertaining. Would love to see more adaptations of Shakespeare like this.

Don't see it if Leave your expectations at the door and just enjoy.

906 Reviews | 377 Followers
During previews
97
Resonant, Must see, Hilarious, Great writing, Great acting

See it if You like quirky, HONEST plays. This is a perfect example of laughter through tears. Hysterical, bordering on farce, then so honest it hurts.

Don't see it if You can’t laugh at that little bit of racist that’s in all of us. Stereotypes are there for a reason and sometimes they’re just fun/funny. Read more

343 Reviews | 80 Followers
During previews
89
Quirky, Refreshing, Great writing, Funny, Clever

See it if If you enjoy a seat of your pants experience . Great writing, acting , a fun and thoughtful evening. Bravo on the Pulitzer !

Don't see it if If you prefer dramas.

313 Reviews | 63 Followers
During previews
96
Refreshing, Must see, Great writing

See it if you can.

Don't see it if you’re offended by any of the themes in the premise. Read more

86 Reviews | 8 Followers
During previews
93
Edgy, Entertaining, Clever

See it if If you are open to having a great time at the theatre--it is about revenge but also about the world we live in and how we all want to fit in

Don't see it if You do not want to see a modern day version of Hamlet with twists and turns and laughs...

20 Reviews | 3 Followers
During previews
95
Ambitious, Absorbing, Delightful, Hilarious, Thought-provoking

See it if Hilarious show with delightful cast providing a modern day take on Hamlet

Don't see it if Hard to believe someone won't like clever inventive show but maybe if you can't probe and question your own views on racial and gender issue

1 Review | 0 Followers
During previews
100
Clever, Entertaining, Epic, Great writing, Funny

See it if You want to be at the edge of your seat and engaged in a way that you feel part of the play and part of the family.

Don't see it if You want to miss out on an amazing and epic show that will sell out quickly

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