The Fern Shakespeare Company is proud to present, as part of The Seattle Celebrates Shakespeare Festival, William Shakespeare’s most famous play: Hamlet, The Tragedy of The Prince of Denmark.
The secret midnight utterings of a Kingly Ghost will set events in motion that seal the tragic fate of Denmark’s royal family. Hamlet grapples with his mind and heart as he tries to make sense of it all and answer the most famous question in history.
In The Fern’s Season of Pursuit, Hamlet is driven to pursue the truth and to avenge a crime that may or may not be a product of his own imagining.
Grand in scope, intimate in performance, rich in language, this classic story of a haunting, both literal and metaphorical, illustrates why Hamlet is truly ranked among Shakespeare’s masterpieces.
General Admission: $15 (when you buy in advance online), $22 at the door
Student: $12 (when you buy in advance online), $17 at the door
TPS: $12 (discount when you purchase in advance online)
Performances are Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm and Sundays at 6:30.
'Hamlet' is Directed by The Fern Shakespeare Company's Managing Artistic Director Jessica Fern Hunt and stars:
Hamlet: Doug Graham
Claudius: Daniel Wood
Gertrude: Annie Hirsch St. John
Horatio: Jean Sleight
Laertes/Player King: Matt Gilworth
Ophelia: Caitlin Macy-Beckwith
Polonius: David Klein
Guildenstern: Janet Holloway-Thomas
Rosencrantz: Colleen Davis
Fight Choreographer: Ryan Spickard
Stage Manager: Lisa Harrington
Assistant Director: Sarah Beeson
PERFORMANCES ARE THURSDAY-SATURDAY AT 7:30PM, SUNDAYS AT 6:30PM AT THE SLATE THEATRE.