WORD AND FILM
by Tom Blunt
August 15, 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch/Photo © Kevin Winter/WireImage
Benedict Cumberbatch as Hamlet was sure to be a hit, but who could have foreseen that the London production would become the fastest-selling ticket in theater history, outpacing even Jay-Z and Beyonce's latest tour? Don't worry, they've held back a hundred tickets from each performance to sell to those who were not so quick on the draw. Or as the bard would say: "Though this be madness, yet there is method in't."
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