Hamlet

Hamlet

3 (3) · Shakespeare

Cush Jumbo makes her Young Vic debut as a new kind of Hamlet for this generation

Overview

The highly-anticipated production of Shakespeare’s great tragedy, with  Cush Jumbo  (The Good Wife, The Good Fight) making her YV debut as a new kind of Hamlet.  Jumbo reunites with her long-time collaborator, director  Greg Hersov, to bring us this tale of power, politics and desire.

Critic reviews

This is a great, albeit tragic, introduction to Shakespeare

· The Upcoming

Cush Jumbo is a remarkable prince

· The Guardian

Dane shines in a production that lacks vision

· London Theatre

Cush Jumbo sulks her way charismatically through this pacy take on Shakespeare’s greatest play

· Time Out

Cush Jumbo stars as a charismatic Hamlet

· Broadway World

Cush Jumbo’s ‘non-binary’ version isn’t so revolutionary

· The Telegraph

Cush Jumbo plays a non-binary Dane for our times

· The Times

Cush Jumbo flares in a low-key production

· The Arts Desk

Clear and clever

· WhatsOnStage

Cush Jumbo is a pleasure to watch

· The Stage

Cush Jumbo is let down by a curiously muddled production

· The Independent

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Date & time

Until 13 Nov
Sat 25 Sep - Sat 13 Nov 2021
2pm & 7pm

Venue

66 The Cut, Waterloo SE1 8LZ London, UK · Get Directions
Photo by Helen Murray
Photo by Helen Murray
Photo by Helen Murray
Photo by Helen Murray
Photo by Helen Murray
Photo by Helen Murray
Photo by Helen Murray
Photo by Helen Murray
Photo by Helen Murray
Photo by Helen Murray
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