Peter Sarsgaard stars in a Classic Stage Company production that explores one of William Shakespeare's most profound works. More…
"To be, or not to be? That is the question." Generation after generation of great actors have gone on to give their own unique and personal answer to Hamlet's most famous query. Actor Peter Sarsgaard reunites with director Austin Pendleton for a new contemporary take on this timeless classic.
See it if You want to see a strong directorial vision applied to "Hamlet" or you wish to see a tour de force performance by Oscar Isaac as the Dane.
Don't see it if You don't like to see a director mess with Hamlet as typically staged.
See it if you dig Shakespeare. It is his seminal piece of literature and worth seeing just for the "To be or not to be" monologue.
Don't see it if If you don't understand Shakespeare. If you get confused or focused on the language used you should try it anyway though.
See it if you love Hamlet and want to see an interesting (yet slightly confusing) modernized staging in an intimate space.
Don't see it if you have high hopes for Hamlet (the character) as this one does not live up to expectations.
See it if See at the Globe in London; by far the best of the bard. Hamlet is such an intriguing character, literally took my breath away
Don't see it if At least try it out once. Shakespearean speech might not be your "thing" but Hamlet certainly will be!
See it if you a Shakespeare fan.
Don't see it if you are not a Shakespeare fan, or if Hamlet is one of your favorite stories because this one might not live up to your expectations.
See it if Everyone's done Hamlet now a days, but you've never seen Hamlet quiet like this!
Don't see it if You hate great literature and classic british theatre.