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Department of Theatre and Dance presents I Hate Hamlet

Starts:
April 03, 2020
Time:
07:30 PM
Category:
Fine Arts
Location:
University Theatre
Details:

I Hate Hamlet, by Paul Rudnick, Directed by Brian LeTraunik

Andrew Rally seems to have it all: celebrity and acclaim from his starring role in a hit television series; a rich, beautiful girlfriend; a glamorous, devoted agent; the perfect New York apartment; and the chance to play Hamlet in Central Park. There are, however, a couple of glitches in paradise. Andrew's series has been canceled; his girlfriend is clinging to her virginity with unyielding conviction; and he has no desire to play Hamlet. When Andrew's agent visits him, she reminisces about her brief romance with John Barrymore many years ago, in Andrew's apartment. This prompts a seance to summon his ghost. Barrymore, fortified by champagne and ego, presses Andrew to accept the part and fulfill his actor's destiny. Production contains mature content and themes.

Tickets can be purchased at lamar.edu/theatre.

 

 


Contact:
Department of Theatre and Dance
409-880-8037
https://www.lamar.edu/theatre

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