Hamlet

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Prince Hamlet is depressed. Having been summoned home to Denmark from school in Germany to attend his father's funeral, he is shocked to find his mother Gertrude already remarried. The Queen has wed Hamlet's Uncle Claudius, the dead king's brother. To Hamlet, the marriage is "foul incest." Worse still, Claudius has had himself crowned King despite the fact that Hamlet was his father's heir to the throne. Hamlet suspects foul play.

 

 

Performed at Petersfield Shakespeare Festival and Brighton Open Air Theatre.

 

Writer - William Shakspeare
Director - Jake Smith
Assistant Director - Josh Whatsize
Movement Director - James Berkery
Composer - Dave Barton
Fight Director - Paul Benzing
Costume Designer - Nicole Small

 

Production Shots - Jessica Marsh