Mills Masquers proudly presents William Shakespeares greatest work “Hamlet”. Scott Hite has assembled a fantastic cast consisting of some Masquer veterans and welcoming a couple newcomers.
Most of the characters are gender swapped Hamlet is played by Amanda Fehlner, Ophelia is portrayed by Nate Steele, Claudius by Deb Spencer, Ryan Johnson as Gertrude, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern by Grace Hite and Kathy Steele, Shelby Parks is Horatio, Polonius played by Chellicee Sheriff, Marley Rayne takes on the role of Laertes. Felix Cooper, Kaylee Lilyhorn, Zach Brauch are players with Zazz Martinez who is also the understudy for Rosencrantz.
Hamlet of Denmark, is home from school to mourn the death of her mother Queen Hamlet, who has died two months earlier. ... The ghost of her mother beckons Hamlet to follow her and reveals that her sister Claudius poisoned her in the ear. Hamlet vows to avenge her mother’s murder.
Many of Shakespeares are men characters, Scott wanted to take the story and show audiences what it would look like if he changed the characters gender with a modern clothing. This is a can not miss show.