• ‘Hamlet' Review: Ian McKellen's Greatness Shines Intermittently in a Rudderless Production

    6 days ago - By Variety

    Skeptics puzzling over the logic of watching 82-year-old Ian McKellen playing student prince Hamlet need only look as far as the play's second scene in which Hamlet rebukes his mother. “I have that within which passeth show.” It's an amplification of the line Shakespeare gave his chorus character ten years earlier in “Henry V”: “Let...
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