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Paul Giamatti Leads Yale Rep’s Production of Hamlet, March 15-April 13, 2013

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE (James Bundy, Artistic Director; Victoria Nolan, Managing Director) presents Paul Giamatti in HAMLET by William Shakespeare, directed by James Bundy, at the University Theatre, 222 York Street, New Haven, CT, March 15-April 13, 2013. Opening Night is Thursday, March 21, at 7:30PM. Click here for more information.

Jarlath Conroy as the Gravedigger and Paul Giamatti as Hamlet in Yale Rep's production of Hamlet. Photo by Joan Marcus

Jarlath Conroy as the Gravedigger and Paul Giamatti as Hamlet in Yale Rep’s production of Hamlet. Photo by Joan Marcus


The cast also includes Mamoudou Athie, Gerry Bamman, Chris Bannow, Jarlath Conroy, Austin Durant, Lisa Emery, Robert David Grant, Felicity Jones, Patrick Kerr, Marc Kudisch, Erik Lochtefeld, Michael Manuel, Brooke Parks, Paul Pryce, Tommy Schrider, Mickey Theis, Charlie Tirrell, Nicholas Tucci, Harriet Weaver, and Remsen Welsh. The musicians are Michael Compitello, Brian Ellingsen, Christopher Scanlon, Bill Solomon, and Maura Valenti.
Gerry Bamman as Polonious and Paul Giamatti as Hamlet in Yale Rep's production of Hamlet. Photo by Joan Marcus

Gerry Bamman as Polonious and Paul Giamatti as Hamlet in Yale Rep’s production of Hamlet. Photo by Joan Marcus

HAMLET features original music composed by Sarah Pickett, set design by Meredith B. Ries, costumes by Jayoung Yoon, lighting by Stephen Strawbridge, sound by Keri Klick, fight direction by Rick Sordelet, vocal coaching by Grace Zandarski, movement coaching by Erica Fae, dramaturgy by Dana Tanner Kennedy, and stage management by Geoff Boronda.

Jarlath Conroy. Photo by Lia Chang

Jarlath Conroy. Photo by Lia Chang


ABOUT HAMLET
Academy Award nominee Paul Giamatti returns to the Yale Rep stage as the Prince of Denmark in HAMLET, Shakespeare’s harrowing tragedy of corruption, betrayal, and madness. Haunted by a ghostly revelation that his father, the King, was murdered, Hamlet puts into motion a vengeful plan that will have devastating consequences for his family and the kingdom.

Other articles by Lia Chang:
Jarlath Conroy set for Shakespeare Theatre Company’s The Merry Wives of Windsor, June 12–July 15, 2012 at Sidney Harman Hall in Washington D.C.
Jarlath Conroy in the CENTERSTAGE Production of The Homecoming
Jarlath Conroy Leads Cast of Pinter’s The Homecoming at CENTERSTAGE in Baltimore
Jarlath Conroy in The SEAGULL
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Lia Chang

Lia Chang

Lia Chang is an actor, a performance and fine art botanical photographer, and an award-winning multi-platform journalist. She is a Signature Theatre alumni who was in the cast of Sam Shepard’s Chicago, during his Signature 1996-1997 Playwright-in-Residence Season.
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