Hamlet Prince of Grief
Leev Theater Group

“With dark, expressive eyes and a rich, versatile voice, Mr. Hashemi is a compelling presence, ably suggesting a man haunted by the agonizing tale he must recount”
The New York Times

“Today, Iran’s theater is an art combined with bravery, experience, novelty and freshness. Just as  society is, these days. Theater is one of the elements of breaking the borders, the differences and paradoxes."
Mohammad Aghebati, director

Hamlet Prince of Grief was first performed in June 2011 as part of the Mono Leev Festival at the Entezami Hall- Iranian Artists Forum

Ιn January 2013 was reproduced and presented in the Under the Radar Festival in the Public Theatre in New York.
Leev Theater Group is an Iranian non-profit theater company founded by Mohammad Aghebati

Mohammad Aghebati was born in 1975 in Mashhad, a city in the northeastern Iran. He studied Theater Directing at the Tehran Arts University, and founded Leev Theater Group with his classmates
In 2003, Aghebati received the best directing award at the International Theater Fadjr Festival, and a medal from President Khatami as Iran’s successful Young Theater Artits

 

A ‘Hamlet’ Based on Brevity, the Soul of Wit, and Little Toys...
..With dark, expressive eyes and a rich, versatile voice, Mr. Hashemi is a compelling
presence, ably suggesting a man haunted by the agonizing tale he must recount”
The New York Times

“Afshin Hashemi is a captivating storyteller and an excellent actor.”
nytheatre.com

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