LPCA opens 2014 with National Theatre Live’s ‘Hamlet’ Saturday

LAKE PLACID – The Lake Placid Center for the Arts will present an encore screening National Theatre Live’s “Hamlet” at 1 p.m. Saturday.

Tickets are $16 for adults, $14 for LPCA Members and $10 for students and are available by calling the LPCA Box Office at 518.523.2512 or online at www.lakeplacidarts.org.

About “Hamlet”

National Theatre Live’s 2010 broadcast of Hamlet returns to cinemas as part of the National Theatre’s 50th anniversary celebrations.

Following his celebrated performances at the National Theatre in Burnt by the Sun, The Revenger’sTragedy, Philistines and The Man of Mode, Olivier Award-winning actor Rory Kinnear plays Hamlet in a dynamic new production of Shakespeare’s complex and profound play about the human condition, directed by Nicholas Hytner.

He is joined by Clare Higgins (Gertrude), Patrick Malahide (Claudius), David Calder (Polonius), James Laurenson (Ghost/Player King) and Ruth Negga (Ophelia).