Hamlet


Energetic and engaging retelling of Shakespeare's most well-known tragedy re-imagined for young audiences.
Hamlet at the National Theatre

Photography by Gavin Li


Overview


Genre: Shakespeare - tragedy
Venue: National Theatre
Starts: Monday 30 March 2020
Closes: Thursday 9 April 2020
Running time:1 hr 05 mins
Age suitability: Suitable for ages 8 - 12

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Synopsis


'To be or not to be …'


Hamlet's dad is dead.


His uncle has taken over the kingdom and married Hamlet's mum.


The whole world feels like it's turned upside down.


A ghostly encounter reveals a dreadful deed has been done.


Should Hamlet take revenge?


'That is the question.'


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Theatre


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Postal address:
South Bank
London SE1 9PX

Box office tel: 020 7452 3000

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Dates


Previews from:Monday 30 March 2020

Closes:Thursday 9 April 2020

Performance days & times


Evening:
Tuesday 07 April 2020 ‑ 6 pm

Matinee:
11am, 1-30pm, 2pm - check schedule for details

Tickets


Standard:
Adult Tickets £15, £12

Concessions:
Under-18s tickets £12, £8

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Access information


Captioned performance on Tue 7 April, 2pm.


Relaxed performance on Wed 8 April, 2pm. Following this performance there will be a meet and greet with the Hamlet cast in the Cottesloe Room. 


Creatives


Author: William Shakespeare re-imagined for young audiences by Jude Christian
Director: Tinuke Craig
Designer: Frankie Bradshaw
Lighting: Paul Knott
Sound: Clark Henry-Brown
Movement: Morgann Runacre-Temple

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