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Please, Continue (Hamlet)

April 28 @ 2:00 pm

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One event on April 28, 2019 at 2:00pm

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Written and directed by Yan Duyvendak & Roger Bernat

Please, Continue (Hamlet) is framed as a homicide trial in which a Chicago cast performs in the roles of Gertrude, Ophelia, and Hamlet. The starring roles of each performance, however, are those of the court officials: roles played by actual members of the judiciary including prosecutors, trial judges, and public defenders. They endeavor in earnest to succeed in the trial and convince a jury of audience members of Hamlet’s guilt or innocence. The jury is selected from the audience.


Edlis Neeson Theater at the MCA
220 E Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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Box Office Hours:
Tuesday and Friday: 10am-9pm; Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday: 10am-5pm


April 28
2:00 pm

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3-4 hours with 30 min intermission

Location Details:

The front of the building is on Mies van der Rohe Way, between Chicago Avenue (to the south) and Pearson Street (to the north), one block east of Michigan Avenue and one block west of Fairbanks Court.

CTA: We are located four blocks east of the Chicago Avenue stop on the CTA Red Line. You can also take the #3 King Drive, #10 Museum of Science and Industry, and #66 Chicago Avenue buses, as well as several Michigan Avenue bus routes.

Parking: Our parking garage is located on Chicago Avenue just west of Fairbanks Court and adjacent to the museum.

To access the museum you must first exit the garage, turn right on Chicago Avenue, and then enter the store or use the stairs. If you have any questions, call the parking garage at 312-986-2024.

MCA Stage performance rate: Present your theater ticket at the Box Office and receive a validation for $12 parking.

Accessibility: Call the box office to reserve wheelchair accessible seating.