Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
First performance date: June 20, 2017
Opening date: July 13, 2017
Closing date: September 3, 2017
External Links: Official Website

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Production Description
Oscar Isaac (Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Romeo and Juliet) returns to The Public in this electrifyingly intimate new production of Shakespeare’s eternal drama. Isaac is the Prince caught between thought and action, anger and anguish, as his uncle assumes the throne left vacant by his murdered father. As the dead King calls to him from the grave, demanding to be avenged, Hamlet is forced to choose between bearing the oppressor’s wrong or taking arms against a sea of troubles. Tony Award winner Sam Gold (Fun Home, Othello) directs theater’s most powerful tragedy about life and death, madness and conscience, and corruption—of the state and of the soul.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
The Public Theater Producer
Oskar Eustis Artistic Director
Patrick Willingham Executive Director
Mandy Hackett Associate Artistic Director
William Shakespeare Playwright
Ernst Reijseger Original Music
Sam Gold Director
Osheen Jones Associate Director
Taaj Jaharah Movement
Thomas Schall Fight Director/Coordinator
Soren Thompson Fencing Coach
David Zinn Set Designer
Kaye Voyce Costume Designer
Mark Barton Lighting Designer
Bray Poor Sound Designer
Tim McMath Associate Set Designer
Amy Wright Associate Costume Designer
Joe Beumer Assistant Lighting Designer
Emma Wilk Assistant Sound Designer
Jeremy Adams General Manager
Patrick Bell Company Manager
Kevin Bertolacci Production Stage Manager
Luke Anderson Stage Manager
Claire M. Kavanah Prop Master
Ernst Reijseger Music Direction
Michael Aarons Music Coordinator
Rick Hip-Flores Music Consultant
Ernst Reijseger Musician
Michael Sexton Dramaturg
Jordan Thaler/ Heidi Griffiths Casting
Andrew Wade Vocal Coach

Actor Role
Roberta Colindrez Rosencrantz
Ritchie Coster Claudius
Peter Friedman Polonius
Oscar Isaac Hamlet
Keegan-Michael Key Horatio
Gayle Rankin Ophelia
Matthew Saldivar Guildenstern
Charlayne Woodard Gertrude
Anatol Yusef Laertes
Award Person / Company Function
1 NOMINATED 2018 Drama League Award, Outstanding Revival of a Play William Shakespeare Playwright
      Sam Gold Director
      The Public Theater Producer
2 NOMINATED 2018 Drama League Award, Distinguished Performance Oscar Isaac Actor