HAMLET: PRINCE OF SKIDMARK

6 - 9 October, 11am & 2pm daily
Duration: 1 hour
Tickets from $25
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University Theatres The Listies and Critical Stages Touring present
HAMLET: PRINCE OF SKIDMARK

A Badapatation of the Bard in the October school holidays!

Created by Richard Higgins, Matt Kelly & Declan Greene

A very cheeky, very clever, utterly irreverent riff on Hamlet – made especially for children. The Listies, maestros of children’s entertainment, have pulled apart Shakespeare’s classic and glued it back together with hilarious costumes, loads of silliness and plenty of interactivity.

Hamlet is already full of things kids love in a good story: ghosts, castles, sword fights, bodily fluids and spooky stuff. Add to the mix some supersonic gags and expertly timed stage magic and you have a brilliantly disguised Shakespearean tragedy for everyone aged five and over.

And that’s not all… expect bonus pillow fights, pirates, ninjas, ninja pirates, aliens, ninja pirate aliens, zombies and a bunch of other hilarious stuff as The Listies take kids and their adults on a fun-filled hour of theatre. The only thing we can be sure of is that everyone dies at the end – including the audience!

Age range: 5+

The Listies! Hamlet: Prince of Skidmark

 
Director – Declan Greene  
Designer – Renée Mulder  
Lighting Design – Verity Hampson  
Composer & Sound Designer – Jed Palmer  
Cast – Richard Higgins, Matt Kelly and (1 x cast member TBA)
 
Originally commissioned & first produced at Wharf 1 Theatre by Sydney Theatre Company. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.  

This event complies with all State COVID requirements, including a specific, reserved seat for every attendee. Patrons may select their preferred seat/s at the point of sale or have the ticketing system allocate the Best Available seating at time of purchase. If, on the day of the performance, you would prefer to exchange your seat/s for another/others to extend your social distance, Theatre Front of House staff will be happy to help.