Already closed | 3h 15m | Brooklyn

Hamlet (St Ann's Warehouse)

From 59 member  reviews
Members say: Great acting, Absorbing, Great staging, Masterful, Riveting

About the show

Academy Award nominee Ruth Negga makes her American theatrical debut as Shakespeare's beloved tragic hero. More…

From the show:

Academy Award nominee® Ruth Negga makes her “mesmerizing” American theatrical debut with a passionate, critically acclaimed portrayal, featuring an ensemble of leading Irish actors. Under Yaël Farber’s direction, focus shifts from anguish and identity to the power of resistance.

3h 15m | Already closed | St Ann's Warehouse (Brooklyn)

Member Reviews (59)

MEMBERS SAY:

Great acting, Absorbing, Great staging, Masterful, Riveting

48
Great acting, Banal, Absorbing

See it if if you love the classical story of Hamlet.

Don't see it if if you are fed up with repetitions, banal clishes.


February 10th, 2020
CRITIC’S PICK. "Ruth Negga Rules as a Player Prince Yaël Farber’s stunning, Dublin-born interpretation of this eternal classic finds the dizzying layers of performance that rule all our lives."
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February 10th, 2020
4/5 Stars. "Even if you know what lies around each corner of the plot, Farber’s imaginative stagecraft is riveting...Communing with a centuries-old text but vigorously alive in the here and now, this is the rare Shakespeare production that’s more séance than revival."
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February 10th, 2020
"Ruth Negga’s Hamlet Is a Sweet Prince—But It’s Not a Good Night"
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February 10th, 2020
"Ruth Negga makes her American stage debut as the grieving Danish prince in director Yaël Farber's moody take on Shakespeare's timeless tragedy about one man pushing back against corrupt power."
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