NY Shakespeare Exchange presents the Bard's 'Hamlet' with a cast of 10 delving into what makes the Danish prince tick. More…
In this modern adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy, 10 different actors play the Prince of Denmark, each exploring another facet of this complicated character. This production delves into the question of who he is and what makes him one of the most relatable characters in theatrical literature.
See it if like all things HAMLET & want to see a concept & some excellent performers, interesting in the round staging with actors up close & personal
Don't see it if value the language & want to understand Hamlet, the character
See it if you are interested in a fresh new and promising company doing an ambitious take on Shakespeare's most revered tragedies.
Don't see it if you are easily confused (especially by this experimental staging), or are not a fan of classical text.
See it if you are interested in reinterpretations of Shakespeare, great design, or just really want to see Hamlet.
Don't see it if you are a Shakespeare purist, or have trouble sitting through 3+ hours of theatre.