Shakespeare's Hamlet Heads to Honduras

July 31, 2014 6:13 PM

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By now, anyone who is a fan of William Shakespeare knows that this year marks the 450th anniversary of the English playwright's birth in the town of Stratford-upon-Avon, England. While not entirely clear on the date of Shakespeare's birth, many historians believe it fell on April 23, 1564.

In celebration of this anniversary, London's famous Globe theater company has launched an ambitious plan to perform Shakespeare's perhaps most famous play, Hamlet, in 205 countries over the next two years. The company began the series of performances in London on April 23 and will conclude the tour ...

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