By William Shakespeare
Directed by Charles McMahon
April 3 - May 17, 2009
Rediscover this famous play with the company that delivers Philadelphia's finest Shakespeare. Nationally-acclaimed performer Geoff Sobelle takes on the lead role, bringing his dynamic physical style to this searing production. Be a part of this surprising theatrical event that plumbs the dark humor of Shakespeare's tragic son!
"The most exciting three hours you'll spend in a theater this year... the Lantern is the city's most consistent producer of the Bard's work." –Philadelphia Weekly [More]
"A cast that could not be finer. Smooth, dynamic staging. Geoff Sobelle is giving the performance of his life." –Philadelphia Inquirer [More]
"Gripping, highly theatrical and surprisingly funny. This production is riveting, witty and a royal treat all around."
–Talkin' Broadway [More]
"The reset button has been pushed and the melancholy prince has been re-energized. Absolutely inspired" –CurtainUp [More]
"A must see!" –Uwishunu [More]
Photos by Jeffrey Stockbridge
Lantern Theater Company's production of Hamlet is part of Shakespeare for a New Generation, a national initiative sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts in cooperation with Arts Midwest.
Header Photo: Geneviève Perrier and Charlie DelMarcelle in A Child's Christmas in Wales (2014); Kittson O'Neill, Maxwell Eddy, and Alex Boyle in Arcadia (2014); Damon Bonetti, Daniel Fredrick, and Dave Johnson in The Hound of the Baskervilles (2015); and Kirk Wendell Brown and Peter DeLaurier in The Train Driver (2014). Photos by Mark Garvin.