OperaVision To Present OPERA2DAY’s ‘Hamlet’ Production

By David Salazar
(Credit: Ben van Duin / Opera2Day)


Opera Vision will showcase Ambroise Thomas “Hamlet” live from the OPERA2DAY in the Hague on Sept. 13, 2019.

The production will feature Quirjin de Lang in the title role with Lucie Chartin as Ophelia. Martjin Sanders will portray Claudius, while Martina Prins will be the Queen Gertrude. Other cast members include Jan-Willem Schaafsma, Patrick Pranger, and Joop Keesmaat.

The production will be directed by Serge van Veggel with Hernán Schvartzman conducting.

The stream kicks off at 7 p.m. local time. That’s around 1 p.m. EDT and 10 a.m. PST for the start time. It will be available for repeat viewings on Opera Vision until March 12, 2020.

Check out the trailer below.

The streaming service is free through OperaVision, which, per its official website, is a project “supported by the European Union’s Creative Europe program, OperaVision builds on the success of The Opera Platform, with more contributing opera companies from more countries, under the editorial supervision of Opera Europa, the European association of opera companies and festivals. OperaVision brings together 30 partners from 18 countries and invites you to travel and discover the diversity of opera from wherever you want, whenever you want.”