Seen by over 750,000 people worldwide, the original 2015 NT Live production returns to cinemas with acclaimed Benedict Cumberbatch, Academy Award® nominee (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein) on the title role. Rialto Theatre presents encore from the National Theatre Shakespeare’s great tragedy Hamlet on Tuesday, 6th of March.
SYNOPSIS: As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge 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.
Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions.
‘Benedict Cumberbatch is a blazing five-star Hamlet’ Dominic Cavendish, Daily Telegraph
‘One of the most visually and atmospherically stunning productions I’ve ever seen, of anything, ever.’ Andrzej Lukowski, Time Out
‘This is a Hamlet for a world on the edge: a warning from history, and a plea for new ideas from a new generation.’ Matt Trueman, Variety
With Greek and English subtitles
Media Sponsor: Kathimerini
With the support of: British Council & British High Commission – Nicosia
Tickets: € 10 / 7
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