In Theaters Tue, Nov 15
Hamlet (2016 Encore)
With Benedict Cumberbatch as Hamlet
Watch Benedict Cumberbatch (BBCâ??s Sherlock, The Imitation Game) take on the title role of Hamlet in this renowned play, in a special encore event originally captured live from the Barbican theatre in London.
Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live invite you to the special encore of Hamlet, featuring Academy-AwardÂ® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch in an extraordinary one-night cinema event on Tuesday, November 15. Originally captured at the Barbican theatre in London in 2015, the production was directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica), produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, and tells the story of a son who is forced to avenge his fatherâ??s death but rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. This amazing production has been experienced by over half a million people worldwide â?? do not miss this outstanding performance of Shakespeareâ??s greatest tragedy.