Remaining time: 

Robert Icke's Hamlet at Almeida to transfer to Harold Pinter

It has been announced that, following its sold-out run, the Almeida Theatre's production of Hamlet will be transferring to the West End's Harold Pinter Theatre.

 

The show, directed by Olivier award winner and Almeida Theatre Associate Director Robert Icke, has been extremely well received. It will arrive at the Harold Pinter for a strictly limited season, opening 9 June and closing 2 September.

BAFTA winning actor Andrew Scott will reprise his title role in the transfer. The actor, perhaps best known for playing Moriarty in BBC's Sherlock, has expressed his excitment at the transfer and is looking forward to bringing the show to a wider range of people. The show has committed to offering over 300 tickets priced under 30 for each show. 

Joining Andrew Scott as Hamlet will be Marty Cruickshank (Player Queen), Jessica Brown Findlay (Ophelia), Calum Finlay (Rosencrantz), Joshua Higgott (Horatio), Daniel Rabin (Reynaldo), David Rintoul (Ghost/Player King), Andrew Scott (Hamlet) Juliet Stevenson (Gertrude), Luke Thompson (Laertes), Peter Wight (Polonius), Angus Wright (Claudius) and Matthew Wynn (Bernardo/Player 3/Priest). Further cast announcements will follow.

Tickets are on sale from 9 April. Click here for more information, and join our mailing list to receive updates.


Sarah Gengenbach

Sarah's love of theater was sparked by an enthusiastic drama teacher who wouldn't take no for an answer. These days she's much more comfortable in the audience than on the stage. She's an English teacher and enjoys reading and writing when she's not teaching or at the theater.


Related news

Steps pop singer Faye Tozer cast as Miss Hedge in hit musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie

Posted on | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels |

Faye Tozer, co-lead singer of the famed 90s British dance-pop trio, Steps, is set to take over the role of ... Read more

Final casting announced for Nigel Slater’s Toast at the Other Palace

Posted on | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels |

Nigel Slater's Toast finds a recipe for success with its long-awaited full London cast announ... Read more

Newcomer Jac Yarrow to make professional debut in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the London Palladium

Posted on | By Sarah Gengenbach |

Continuing the tradition of fostering new talent, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat have announced 21... Read more

Follow us for instant updates and special offers

Sign up to our mailing list and be the first to hear about new West End shows and exclusive ticket discounts. We value your privacy. You can unsubscribe at any time. But we hope you won’t!