Young Vic, London
Young Vic, London

The highly-anticipated production of Shakespeare’s great tragedy, with Cush Jumbo (The Good Wife, The Good Fight) making her Young Vic debut as a new kind of Hamlet. Jumbo reunites with her long-time collaborator, director Greg Hersov, to bring us this tale of power, politics and desire.  

Hamlet is at the Young Vic from 27 September - 13 November. Hamlet tickets in London are on sale soon. Hamlet will be available to livestream from 28 - 30 October.

Previews from |
27th September 2021
Opening date |
4th October 2021
Closes |
13th November 2021
William Shakespeare
Greg Hersov
Aideen Malone
Emma Laxton
Anna Fleischle
Lucy Hind
Cast list:
Cush Jumbo, Adrian Dunbar, Tara Fitzgerald, Joseph Marcell, Joana Borja, Jonathan Ajayi, Jonathan Livingstone, Adele Oni, Taz Skylar, Leo Wringer

Young Vic Venue Information

Young Vic, 66 The Cut, London, SE1 8LZ
Venue Box Office:
020 7922 2922
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Photo credit: Adrian Dunbar (Photo by Karen Robinson)
Adrian Dunbar to star in Cush Jumbo-led 'Hamlet' at the Young Vic
Tuesday, 17 August, 2021, 10:30
Ahead of a new Hamlet adaptation opening at the Young Vic next month, the full casting to star alongside Cush Jumbo has been revealed. Hamlet is at the Young Vic from 25 September - 13 November. Best known for playing Ted Hastings in the BBC One drama Line of Duty, Adrian Dunbar will return to the London stage for the first time in over a decade to play the Ghost and Claudius in Hamlet. Previously, he's appeared in King Lear at the Royal Court and Real...
Photo credit: Cush Jumbo (Photo courtesy of Young Vic)
Cush Jumbo to star in ‘Hamlet’ at Young Vic
Monday, 22 March, 2021, 12:17
The Young Vic will reopen its doors later this year, with Hamlet being a part of the reopening season. Cush Jumbo will play the title prince in a new adaptation, playing at the Young Vic from 27 September - 13 November. The Shakespearean tragedy will be transformed, with Greg Hersov directing the tale of power, politics and desire. Ahead of the production, the Young Vic artistic director Kwame Kwei-Armah said: “I want to take this opportunity to thank each audience...
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