Hamlet Hamlet
Bell Shakespeare
The Playhouse - Canberra Theatre Centre
24 Sep 2021 to 2 Oct 2021
View Session Times
Tickets
See booking link for detailed ticket prices.
Duration - Approx 190mins, including interval


  Buy Tickets  
   
StageCenta App
Get it on Google Play Download on the App Store
Synopsis
Ordered to kill. Tempted to resist. Live or die.This critically acclaimed production of one of Shakespeare’s most iconic and tragic works, originally programmed for Bell Shakespeare’s 30th anniversary season in 2020, returns to theatres in 2021.

Inside the glamorous court of Denmark in the 1960s, a family is torn apart by murder and betrayal. Outside, a country is threatened by Norway. And at the centre of this struggle is a man brimming with anguish.

Hamlet is a portrait of a young man struggling with the death of his father, his mother’s hasty remarriage to his uncle, and the vision of his father’s ghost looming in his mind’s eye. A story of revenge, passion and deception, this is a Hamlet for our time.

Featuring Harriet Gordon-Anderson as a young man experiencing grief in its most complex and profound state, this is Hamlet told through the lens of pain, loss and betrayal.

This is the world of politics, where human desire for retribution quickly becomes a burden to strugg ...more
Previous Shows
One Man In His Time
The Playhouse - Canberra Theatre Centre
Bell Shakespeare
 Play
Just Romeo and JulietJust Romeo and Juliet
Riverside Theatres - Riverside Theatre
Show finished on 8 Apr 2021
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $16 - $20
Duration - 1 Hour Including Q&A
 Play
One Man In His Time: John Bell and ShakespeareOne Man In His Time: John Bell and Shakespeare
Touring Show
Show finished on 15 Apr 2021
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $53.50 - $78.50
Duration - Approx 75 mins
 Play
Bell Shakespeares Much Ado About NothingBell Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing
The Playhouse - Canberra Theatre Centre
Show finished on 19 Oct 2019
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $42.50 - $98.50
Duration - 160 mins, including interval
 Play
Bell Shakespeares The MiserBell Shakespeare's The Miser
The Playhouse - Canberra Theatre Centre
Show finished on 20 Apr 2019
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $42.50 - $98.50
Duration - Approx 150 mins, including interval
 Play
Julius CaesarJulius Caesar
The Playhouse - Canberra Theatre Centre
Show finished on 20 Oct 2018
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $42.50 - $98.50
 Play
Antony and CleopatraAntony and Cleopatra
The Playhouse - Canberra Theatre Centre
Show finished on 21 Apr 2018
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $42.50 - $98.50
Duration - 150 minutes including interval
 Play
The Merchant of VeniceThe Merchant of Venice
Canberra Theatre Centre
Show finished on 21 Oct 2017
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $37.50 - $95.50
Duration - TBA
 Play
Richard 3Richard 3
Canberra Theatre Centre
Show finished on 15 Apr 2017
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $37.50 - $95.50
Duration - 160 minutes including interval
 Play
OthelloOthello
Touring Show
Show finished on 4 Dec 2016
Bell Shakespeare
Duration - 160 minutes inclusive of interval.
 Play
Romeo and JulietRomeo and Juliet
Touring Show
Show finished on 1 May 2016
Bell Shakespeare
Duration - 160 minutes inclusive of interval.
 Play
Hamlet Hamlet
Sydney Opera House - Playhouse
Show finished on 6 Dec 2015
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $65-$79, Previews $45, Under 30's $35
 Play
The TempestThe Tempest
Sydney Opera House - Playhouse
Show finished on 18 Sep 2015
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $35 - $75
Duration - 180 minutes
 Musical
Bell Shakespeare's Bell Shakespeare's Hamlet
Touring Show
Show finished on 24 Oct 2015
Bell Shakespeare
Duration - 160 minutes includes interval
 Play
Bell Shakespeare's as You Like itBell Shakespeare's As You Like it
Touring Show
Show finished on 10 May 2015
Bell Shakespeare
Duration - 2 hrs 40 mins (includes interval)
 Play
The DreamThe Dream
Touring Show
Show finished on 11 Oct 2014
Bell Shakespeare
Duration - 90 minutes no interval
 Play
TartuffeTartuffe
Sydney Opera House - Drama Theatre
Show finished on 23 Aug 2014
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $35 - $79
Duration - 2.5 hours, incl 20 min interval
 Play
Henry VHenry V
Touring Show
Show finished on 16 Nov 2014
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $35 - $79
Duration - 150 minutes inclusive of interval
 Play
Comedy of ErrorsComedy of Errors
The Playhouse - Canberra Theatre Centre
Show finished on 9 Nov 2013
Bell Shakespeare
Tickets - $72 - $33
Duration - TBA
 Musical
Copyright © 2014,2020 Inbizecom Pty Ltd. All rights reserved.