Hamlet 50/50 (Preview)

- (part of a series)

Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center (View on map )

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Adaptation by Vanessa Morosco and Peter Simon Hilton
Directed by Vanessa Morosco

The Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival Professional Company returns in summer 2023 with Hamlet 50/50, a brand-new premiere adaptation of one of Shakespeare's greatest tales. This unique new production model is designed to create a more balanced and equal company of cast and crew members alike. Hamlet 50/50 performs in the Patricia George Decio Theatre in the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, August 17-27, 2023. 

One of Shakespeare’s most iconic tales, this powerful tale of a Danish prince torn apart by forces both natural and supernatural continues to resonate with audiences worldwide. Intense, gripping, and ultimately extraordinarily moving, Hamlet 50/50 is a compelling examination of a spirit in crisis.

Read more about Shakespeare 50/50.


  • Tuesday, August 15, 7:30 p.m. (Preview)
  • Wednesday, August 16, 7:30 p.m. (Preview)
  • Thursday, August 17, 6:00 p.m. (Gala), 7:30pm (Opening Night Performance)
  • Friday, August 18, 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 19, 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, August 20, 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, August 22, 7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 23, 7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 24, 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, August 25, 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 26, 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, August 27, 2:00 p.m.

Tickets: $10-$75. Student, faculty, and senior discounts available. Group rates also available; contact the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center Box Office at 574.631.2800 for details.