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by William Shakespeare

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DirectorLyndsey Turner
CastBenedict Cumberbatch (Hamlet), Leo Bill (Horatio), Sian Brooke (Ophelia), Anastasia Hille (Gertrude), Ciaran Hinds (Claudius), Kobna Holdbrook-Smith (Laertes), Jim Norton (Polonius), Barry Aird (Soldier), Eddie Arnold (Danish Captain, Servant), Nigel Carrington (Servant, Cornelius), Ruairi Conaghan (Player King), Rudi Dharmalingam (Guildenstern), Colin Haigh (Priest, Messenger), Paul Ham (Official), Diveen Henry (Player Queen, Messenger), Karl Johnson (Ghost of Hamlet’s father), Amaka Okafor (Official), Dan Parr (Barnardo), Jan Shepherd (Courtier), Morag Siller (Voltemand), Matthew Steer (Rosencrantz), Sergo Vares (Fortinbras) and Dwane Walcott (Marcellus).
DesignEs Devlin
LightingJane Cox
Choreog'ySidi Larbi Cherkaoui
CostumeKatrina Lindsay
SoundChris Shutt
ProducerSonia Friedman Productions
SynopsisAs a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to revenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.
Other Info

Barbican Theatre
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS
Tel: 020 7638 8891
Tube: Barbican

Previews from 05 Aug 2015
Opens 25 Aug 2015
Booking to 31 Oct 2015
Closes 31 Oct 2015

Times & Prices
Times: Mon - Sat at 7.15pm, Mat: Sat at 1.30pm
SOLD OUT! 30 £10 tickets for each performance will go on sale daily to the public.
The production will be broadcast via NT Live around the world on 15 Oct 2015.
Prices: £ SOLD OUT! NOTE: At each performance there will be 30 day seats at £10 each, available to personal callers to the box office on the day of each performance.

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