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New York Shakespeare Productions in May 2015

Our selection of the best shakespeare productions in New York for the month of May 2015


The Bard of Avon's plays and sonnets have enriched the world for the last 500 years. He created terrible tragedies, farcical comedies, and changed the English language forever! But enough about that poser, there's a new crack duo in town, and they're here to shake up Shakespeare! Behold the brothers Bottom, the creators of THE MUSICAL! More info

: Closes 10th May 2015

Peter Sarsgaard (Blue Jasmine, The Slap) takes on the career-defining role of The Dane in Classic Stage Company's new production. Considered perhaps the greatest tragedy ever written, Hamlet centers on the bloodthirsty struggle for the Danish throne. Austin Pendleton directs, with Penelope Allen and Tony winner Stephen Spinella also among the cast. More info

: Closes 21st May 2015

Jealousy and revenge reign supreme in this powerful adaptation of Shakespeare's famous tragedy. Choreographed by Lar Bubovitch, with a stunning score by Oscar-winning Elliot Goldenthal, this tale of political and personal intrigue has been created as a powerful theatrical spectacle of a ballet, that will have viewers on the edge of their seats. More info

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