Prince Hamlet wants the truth—and retribution. Driven by his father's ghost and the corrupt society all around him, he plots and withdraws, schemes and retreats. Written at the height of Shakespeare's career, this powerful examination of the human psyche is his most mature, and chilling, revenge tragedy.
This play contains some violence and sexual innuendo. It is appropriate for most audiences.
The following links will take you to various articles and audio and video files about the play. CAUTION: Some of these resources give away surprises and endings. You may want to proceed carefully.
Top photo: Tina Scariano (left) as Cosette and J. Michael Bailey as Jean Valjean in Les Misérables, 2012.