directed by Lyndsey Turner
starring Benedict Cumberbatch

5 August–31 October 2015

Benedict Cumberbatch takes on the title role in Shakespeare’s great tragedy. Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, the Barbican presented an exclusive twelve-week run of this compelling new production from August to October 2015.

Produced by Sonia Friedman Productions
Presented by the Barbican

Current running times are:
First half - 1 hour 50 minutes
Interval - 20 minutes
Second half - 55 minutes

Part of Theatre & Dance

In partnership with

Can I still see a screening of Hamlet?
You can still see Hamlet at the Barbican Cinemas as part of National Theatre Encore until Tuesday 24 November 2015. This is a recorded version of the NT Live performance on Thursday 15 October 2015.

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