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Royal Shakespeare Company: Hamlet (2016)

175 min | Drama

Hamlet has the world at his feet. Young, wealthy and living a hedonistic life studying abroad. Then word reaches him that his father is dead. Returning home he finds his world is utterly changed, his certainties smashed and his home a ...See moreHamlet has the world at his feet. Young, wealthy and living a hedonistic life studying abroad. Then word reaches him that his father is dead. Returning home he finds his world is utterly changed, his certainties smashed and his home a foreign land. Struggling to understand his place in a new world order he faces a stark choice. Submit, or rage against the injustice of his new reality. Simon Godwin (The Two Gentlemen of Verona 2014) directs Paapa Essiedu as Hamlet in Shakespeare's searing tragedy. As relevant today as when it was written, Hamlet confronts each of us with the mirror of our own mortality in an imperfect world. Written by RSC See less
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Paapa Essiedu
Hamlet Hamlet   See fewer
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Tanya Moodie
Gertrude Gertrude   See fewer
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Clarence Smith
Claudius Claudius   See fewer
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Ewart James Walters
Ghost / Gravedigger Ghost / Gravedigger   See fewer
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Cyril Nri
Polonius Polonius   See fewer
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Marcus Griffiths
Laertes Laertes   See fewer
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Natalie Simpson
Ophelia Ophelia   See fewer
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Hiran Abeysekera
Horatio Horatio   See fewer
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James Cooney
Rosencrantz Rosencrantz   See fewer
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Bethan Cullinane
Guildenstern Guildenstern   See fewer
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Doreene Blackstock
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Eke Chukwu
Voltemand Voltemand   See fewer
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Marième Diouf
Cornelia Cornelia   See fewer
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Kevin Golding
Barnardo / Player King Barnardo / Player King   See fewer
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Byron Mondahl
Professor of Wittenberg / English Ambassador Professor of Wittenberg / English Ambassador   See fewer
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Marcellus / Fortinbras Marcellus / Fortinbras   See fewer
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8.1 / 10 | 26 votes