Hamlet Meets Bluegrass in Short Life of Trouble at the Access Theater
Valerie Redd offers her Southern take Shakespearean drama.
Set in the summer of 1930 in rural Mississippi, the play follows Shakespeare's title character as he is prompted to revenge by a questionable ghost, forcing him to grapple with the concept of mortality.
Directed by Eric Powell Holm, the cast features John C. Egan, Gregory Isaac, Sheila Joon, Suzy Kohane, Michael Markham, Joseph Mitchell Parks, Brendan Spieth, Andy Talen, and creator Valerie Redd.
Check out the actors as they inhabit their Southern Gothic characters on the Access Theater Stage, where performances will run through June 21.
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