Review: Hamlet, Cockpit Theatre

The question isn’t to be or not to be, but rather is this different version of Hamlet Shakespeare’s Hamlet? The Hamlet text that Ilissos Theatre Company have chosen to perform at the Cockpit Theatre is a quicker and more energetic piece that the cast perform with great intensity. This particular text, as the director Charles… Read More

Ilissos Theatre Company to Present Hamlet at the Cockpit Theatre

Ilissos will celebrate Shakespeare’s life by presenting a version of his play Hamlet that is suggested by research the version his original audiences would have been familiar with.  Running at the Cockpit Theatre from the 5th to the 30th April, this new production aims to challenge everything that we thought we knew about the play… Read More