Hamlet, one of the indisputable masterpieces of literature, follows Hamlet, prince of
"Jude Law approaches Hamlet with focus, determination and the adrenaline level of an Olympic competitor. He fills the theater to the saturation point. This is one production in which you feel the heat of the energy from the stage."Review by Ben Brantley from The New York Times
"Excellence, thy name is Hamlet on the Broadway stage."Review by Elysa Gardner from USA Today
What is Hamlet Like?
This kinetic production is an accessible take on the classic work. The performers’ command of Shakespeare’s language as well as their modern-day dress allows audiences who might be intimidated by the play’s language, depth or length to easily grasp the challenges of the text.
Is Hamlet Good for Kids?
Hamlet is a classic that should be seen by students of high school age (with a lot of discussion afterward). Allusions to incest, madness and suicide (the famous “to be or not to be” soliloquy is a contemplation of death, after all) may prove too dark for younger audience members.