Hamlet the Video Game (The Stage Show)
03 Jun to 24 Jun
Who knew Hamlet was fast with his fists, good with a gun and even better with the ladies?
Who knew Gertrude kicked ass?
Who knew Shakespeare included a tutorial and a final boss battle?
The Court Jesters mash up video games and Shakespeare with Version 2.0 of the hugely popular genre-bending parody that scores highly with audiences.
Rebooting the story of Hamlet as a video game, this show blends Shakespeare with modern gaming culture to create a uniquely entertaining live experience. You’ve never seen the Bard this bad-ass!
Hamlet: The Video Game (the stage show) is an upgraded and remastered classic that will appeal to gamers, Shakespeare buffs and comedy fans alike.
Contains coarse language.
Originally co-produced by The Court Theatre and Christchurch Arts Festival