RVHS MEDIA RELEASE – RVHS Theatre to Present Hamlet

Ridgeview High Theatre Department will present Hamlet by William Shakespeare adapted by Hillary Tate of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.  Come see a modern retelling of the timeless story of a royal family dealing with murder, intrigue and vengeance. Directed by Jerry Capson, the plays features Alexander Palacios as Hamlet, Savannah King as Ophelia, Chloie Glenn as Queen Gertrude and David Bernard as King Claudius along with additional RVHS students in supporting roles.

Set in the present, Hamlet deals with struggles and challenges that pull at a young man who loves his deceased father.  After hearing the story from his father’s ghost, he must decide if the apparition is from heaven or hell, and what he must do to avenge a foul and most unnatural murder.

Come see his triumphs and his woes in one of Shakespeare’s most memorable tragedies.

Hamlet will be performed February 26th through 28th and March 6 and 7th at 7pm with matinees on Saturdays at 2pm.  Anticipated runtime 1 hour and 45 minutes.

Pre-order tickets online at http://ridgeviewhs.seatyourself.biz

Tickets are available in advance (online) $10 Adults, $5 Students grades 6 through 12, $3 children 5th grade and under. Tickets will also be available at the door while supplies last.

This play has reserved seating and will be located in The Performing Arts Theater of Ridgeview High School.