The Bethany theater season closes with the classic Shakespeare tragedy Hamlet directed by Peter Bloedel. When Elsinore Castle in Denmark is visited by the ghost of Prince Hamlet’s father, the tale of intrigue and suspense begins. Hamlet learns from the ghost that his Uncle Claudius is responsible for his father’s death and usurping the throne. Hamlet sets out on a tangled mission of revenge and justice.
Performances will take place in the Sigurd K. Lee Theater of the Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. on April 19, 20, 26, and 27 with a matinee at 2 p.m. on April 21. Ticket prices are $8 for adults and $5 for children, students, and senior citizens (55+). Advance reservations may be made beginning Monday, April 8 through the Bethany Box Office. The Box Office is open from 1-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The number is 507-344-7374.