Hamlet education matinees starring Benedict Cumberbatch

Date Posted: 05/08/2014

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Sherlock and Star Trek Into Darkness star Benedict Cumberbatch will play the lead role in Hamlet for 12-weeks at the Barbican theatre in London.

Hamlet runs from 5th August 2015 until the 31st October 2015. Tickets go on sale to the general public on 11th August this year.

In addition to regular performances, there will be four education matinees scheduled exclusively for schools.

These performances will go on-sale early next year via the Barbican, with booking details to be announced at a later date.

Benedict Cumberbatch’s recent stage credits, both for the National Theatre, are After the Dance and alternating both the creature and Dr Frankenstein, in Danny Boyle's production of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein for which he won the Olivier, Evening Standard and Critics’ Circle Best Actor awards. 

For more information visit www.hamlet-barbican.com.

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