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Hamlet with Ian McKellen

+ 12 more dates
Various times per date
Ashton Hall
Saint Stephens, 105 St Stephen Street, Edinburgh, EH3 5AB


Ian McKellen and Peter Schaufuss will collaborate and perform together at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in the world premiere of HAMLET - a new performance concept adapted from William Shakespeare’s play.

VIP and Priority Ticket Holders - we recommend arriving at 18:30 for evening performances and 15:30 for matinee performances.

General Admission Ticket Holders - please arrive no later than 18:50 for evening performances and no later than 15:50 for matinee performances.

Breaking News - Ian McKellen Hamlet to give live Q & A’s
Sir Ian McKellen to give live Q & A’s following on after his evening performances as Hamlet in the new Hamlet production 2nd - 28th of August at Ashton Hall, Edinburgh Fringe 2022.
This unique and rare live event will take place at the “Hamlet Afterparty” performances at Lower Hall Saint Stephens on the following dates:

3rd and 4th of August
9th and 10th of August
16th and 17th of August
23rd and 24th of August

“A guaranteed sell out. Make sure you get your ticket now”
“The hottest ticket in Edinburgh this August”
Edinburgh Evening News
“Critics’ Choice……. Book Now”
The Times Chief Theatre Critic Clive Davis
“Number one Pick of the 2022 Edinburgh Fringe”
Broadway World*

NEW and EXCLUSIVE ticket offer: A very limited number of VIP and Priority Tickets NOW on sale.
Priority tickets are booked seating for the performance, with no worries about getting a good seat. Price £50
VIP Tickets include VIP entrance, best seats in the house and a ticket for Hamlet After Party with a reserved seat and glass of champagne. Price £100

Ticket Information
Please note, there is a no refund or exchange ticket policy in place for these performances

We politely request that no young children, or babies (aged 0-18 months), attend the performance.

Wheelchair Access
Please note, Saint Stephens is not fully wheelchair accessible

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