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Official Website:Hamnet: Dead Centre
Location:559 Washington Street, Boston, MA, 02111
Dates:Thursday, September 20, 2018 - Sunday, October 7, 2018
Hours:Hours Vary see below
Ages:Teens, Adults
Cost:$$ see below
Category:Theater & Shows

Hamnet: Dead CentreWilliam Shakespeare had one son: Hamnet. While William was away working in London, Hamnet died at 11 years old without ever knowing his famous father. How do our dreams impact our families?

Do adults really have it all figured out? Or are we blind to what we could have done better until it’s too late?

In Hamnet, a tour-de-force performance from a young actor confronts what it means—and what it costs—to be great, and how living in the shadow of that greatness can keep one in the dark.

In this moving, meticulous, multimedia wonder, ambition clashes with family responsibilities in a way that rivals the stakes of a great Shakespearean tragedy.

Recommended for ages 11+.
*Parental Advisory: One scene in this production contains some nudity of a non-sexual nature.

Runtime: 60 minutes, no intermission

“This fascinating production takes us into a child's view of the world, without any sentimentality.”
- The Guardian


Thu, Sep 20, 2018 - 07:30 PM
Fri, Sep 21, 2018 - 08:00 PM
Sat, Sep 22, 2018 - 08:00 PM
Sun, Sep 23, 2018 - 02:00 PM
Tue, Sep 25, 2018 - 07:30 PM
Wed, Sep 26, 2018 - 07:30 PM
Fri, Sep 28, 2018 - 08:00 PM
Sat, Sep 29, 2018 - 08:00 PM
Sun, Sep 30, 2018 - 02:00 PM

Wed, Oct 03, 2018 - 07:30 PM
Thu, Oct 04, 2018 - 07:30 PM
Sat, Oct 06, 2018 - 08:00 PM
Sun, Oct 07, 2018 - 02:00 PM


$10 - $80 Purchase Tickets


559 Washington Street, Boston, MA, 02111 map

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Robert J. Orchard Stage

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