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My favourite moments of Hamlet

On the 15th of October 2015, I went to see the live broadcast of Hamlet. The director was Lindsey Turner and it was broadcasted from the Barbican Theatre in London. 938 more words


REVIEW: NT Live Hamlet - Barbican, London

What do I think? Well, it can be boiled down to one simple sentence: an outstanding Hamlet in a massively flawed production.

There are few productions in recent history that have garnered as much press as Lyndsey Turner’s… 733 more words


THEATRE REVIEW: Hamlet, Barbican Theatre

running until 31 October

At last. Two years since rumours started circulating, over a year since the ticket was purchased on that stressful day, a month and a half since the controversially early first reviews emerged – was all that waiting worth it? 562 more words


Hamlet, Revisited

The media frenzy has died down and Cumberbatch and co have settled into the business of getting the thing done every night. I was delighted to have the opportunity to revisit the play so I could see how it had changed since the previews. 429 more words