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About the Show Less...

East meets West in Yukio Ninagawa's English-language production of Hamlet. Read More >

Yukio Ninagawa’s celebrated production of his Japanese-language Hamlet was performed at the Barbican as part of the BITE:98 season. Now he returns with his new English-language production of the play, further showcasing his unique blending of Eastern culture with classical Western drama.


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 10/11/2004

Closing Night: 27/11/2004

Running time: 3h

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Cast & Creative


Michael Maloney


Director - Yukio Ninagawa

Author - William Shakespeare

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