mu department of theatre http://kbia.org en Rotten in the state of Denmark:"Hamlet" and its state of decay http://kbia.org/post/rotten-state-denmarkhamlet-and-its-state-decay <p>William Shakespeare&#39;s famous tragedy &quot;Hamlet&quot; is one of the Bard&#39;s most-performed plays and features one of the best-known characters in all of literature. Hamlet&#39;s famous question, &quot;To be, or not to be,&quot; has been posed in a variety of cultural eras, settings and time zones&mdash;from Disney to spaghetti westerns.</p><p>Now, MU&#39;s theater department is placing Shakespeare&#39;s classic drama in a dark, dystopian future. KBIA&#39;s Wendy Mader talked with Kevin Brown, an assistant professor of theater at MU, about the vision behind the show. Fri, 27 Apr 2012 19:30:18 +0000 Wendy Mader 13170 at http://kbia.org Rotten in the state of Denmark:"Hamlet" and its state of decay