HAMLET IN THE PARK
In the Gasometer, GASWORKS PLAZA
76 Skyring Terrace, Newstead
4pm RENAISSANCE HARP
Hear the heavenly sounds of harp as Nicole Tate performs music of Shakespeare’s time, and music inspired by his plays.
En garde! Agente! Watch authentic Shakespearean swordplay by Prima Spada and learn about the skills and weaponry used in historical fencing.
Directed by TAMA MATHESON
and TABATHA MCFADYEN
Experience Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy about the Danish prince who vows to avenge his father’s murder. This production will feature TAMA MATHESON (director with Opera Australia) as Hamlet, EUGENE GILFEDDER (multi Matilda Award winner) as King Claudius, LAURA KENEALLY (TV actor) as Queen Gertrude, ELLEN BAILEY (Storm Boy | Queensland Theatre) as Ophelia, plus a supporting cast of Brisbane’s finest Shakespeare actors.
About Gasworks Plaza
The Gasometer at Gasworks Plaza becomes our outdoor theatre, alive with the ambience of surrounding restaurants and cafes. Come early for pre-performance food, live music and swordplay! Bring thine own rug or chair for comfort.
TRAVEL INFORMATION: Gasworks Plaza offers two hours’ free parking. We recommend catching public transport if possible. The CityGlider bus service (route 60) conveniently stops on Skyring Terrace in front of the Gasometer.