Every year in August HamletScenen presents the Shakespeare Festival, featuring a wealth of open-air theatre performances at the beautiful Kronborg Castle in Elsinore.

Buy picnic

Each evening prior to the performance, you can enjoy a preordered picnic freshly made with love and local products. Price 200 DKK pr. per. Buy your picnic along with your theatre tickets or buy picnic for a specific evening if you already got theatre tickets.

Ticket categories

Billetkategorierne til forestillingerne på Shakespeare Festival 2018 er:

Category A: DKK 400

Category B: DKK 300

Category C: DKK 200


You can save money if you buy tickets for groups of 10 or more people, if you are under 25 or a student, or if you buy tickets for more than three different shows in a season. Read more about discounts on (link only in danish).

Young people and students

Young people and children under the age of 25 and/or students are entitled to discount tickets to our performances – whether alone or in groups. Select Student or Young People’s Tickets when purchasing tickets and remember your student ID card or other proof of identity when you attend the performance

Group tickets

If you wish to purchase tickets for a large group or to book a special event at HamletScenen, our Sales and Marketing Manager, Mia Møller Larsen will be happy to assist you on: Or give us a call at  +45 4922 6977. Read more about experiences for groups at the Shakespeare Festival

Terms & conditions

When buying theatre tickets a ticket fee at 10 DKK per ticket and a transaction fee at 5 DKK per booking will be charged.

For tickets purchased via (link only in danish)

For tickets purchased via (link only in danish)

Companion Scheme

At the Shakespeare Festival, for each performance there will be room for two wheelchairs (Category A). Companions for wheelchair users are entitled to free admission, if they can produce an official companion card issued by Disabled People’s Organisations or the Danish Association of the Blind. If you wish to book tickets for a wheelchair user and companion, please apply directly to on (+45) 7020 2096 or at


If you have any questions regarding tickets, please call Billetten at +45 70 20 20 96.