Shakespeare Theatre Company presents “Hamlet” at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F St., N.W.) Jan. 16-March 4.
Michael Urie, a queer actor known for his roles in “Ugly Betty” and “Buyer & Cellar,” stars as Hamlet, a Danish prince who returns home from university to find his mother has remarried and his uncle is now on the throne. Hamlet’s father’s ghost appears wanting revenge and Hamlet must decide if he will seek vengeance. Michael Kahn directs the Shakespeare classic. Tickets range from $44-118.
For more details, visit shakespearetheatre.org.