Student Matinees

Each season theREP offers full quality productions during the school day complete with a post-show question and answer session with cast members.

  • PRICE: $12 per student.
  • LOCATION: All plays take place in Albany at theREP. 111 North Pearl Street
  • PERFORMANCE LENGTH: Running times vary, but all matinees will be finished by 1:00 pm to allow adequate time for bus departure.
  • RESERVATIONS: To place an order for a Student Matinee please call Group Sales at Proctors at 518•382•3884 x139.
  • SCHOLARSHIPS: If individual students or schools are in need of scholarship support to make attendance at a theREP performance possible, we will try to work together with the school to help facilitate attendance (schools must have 50% or more participation in reduced or free lunch programs). Please contact the Education Program Manager, for a Request for Assistance Form at 518•382•3884 x168.
  • CHAPERONES: For every 15 students, one complimentary adult ticket is provided.
By William Shakespeare, Directed by Kevin McGuire
Recommended for grades 9-12.
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 10:30am, Friday, April 17, 2015 - 10:30am, Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:30am, Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 10:30am, Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 10:30am, Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 10:30am, Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 10:30am, Friday, May 15, 2015 - 10:30am

The granddaddy of all the Bard’s work, HAMLET remains one of the most oft-quoted and revered stories of all time. Join us for an elegant and stirring rendition of the mad Prince’s tale of revenge for a father’s murder, a mother’s betrayal and an uncle’s treachery. This fast-paced production with ghosts, political intrigue, romance and sword fighting swagger is sure to leave you breathless.

Curriculum: English, Drama