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Ambroise Thomas' Hamlet re-invented in the Hague

Ambroise Thomas: Hamlet - Opera2Day - Quirijn de Lang, Martijn Sanders, Joop Keesmat (Photo Ben van Duin) Ambroise Thomas Hamlet; Quirijn de Lang, Lucie Chartin, Martijn Sanders, Martine Prins, dir: Serge van Veggel, cond:Hernan Schvartzman, New European Ensemble; OPERA2DAY at the Koninklijke Schouwburg, The Hague Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Jan 30 2018 Star rating: 4.0 Ambroise Thomas' Shakespearean opera stripped back to its highly expressive bones Jean-Baptise Faure as Ambroise Thomas' Hamlet in 1877 by Edouard Manet Ambroise Thomas' 1868 opera Hamlet takes Shakespeare's play and filters it through multiple layers of influences.
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