Hamlet-Mobile is an immersive, site-specific adaptation of Shakespeare's Hamlet staged in a cargo van. It consists of 8 different short pieces performed for audiences of 1 to 4 people. On a given night, the Hamlet-Mobile parks in a predetermined location then perform one of the eight pieces on a loop for a three hour block.
Hamlet-Mobile's 2016 iteration ran from October 14 through November 19 at various location around Los Angeles, including the IndieCade Festival of Independent Gaming where it won the "Game Design" Award. Hamlet-Mobile premiered at the 2015 Hollywood Fringe Festival where it was nominated for "Best of Dance and Physical Theater."
Hamlet-Mobile was published in the Applause anthology Best Plays From American Theater Festivals 2015.
Reviews & Press
LA Weekly - Hamlet...in a Van
KCRW's "Opening the Curtain" - An Audience of One
Los Angeles Review of Book - Break-Up Sex In A Hamlet-Mobile
LA Weekly - Hollywood Fringe Fest 2015: What You Should See
Stage Raw - Hamlet-Mobile (RECOMMENDED)
Arts Beat LA - Exit Review of Hamlet-Mobile
Turnstyle News - LOOK FOR THE VAN!
About The Team
Director + Writer | Lauren Ludwig
Producer | Monica Miklas
Cast | J.B. Waterman, Elizabeth Prestel, Heather Gottlieb, Hunter Seagroves, Frank Smith, Eli Weinberg
Production Designer | Shing Yin Khor
Costume Designer | Rachel Weir
Lighting Designer | Brandon Baruch
Sound Designer | Dave McKeever