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Hamlet

Synopsis
Live sound recording of the Renaissance Theatre Company’s production of Hamlet directed by Derek Jacobi with Kenneth Branagh in the title role.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Recording date
29 Oct 1988

Credits

Director
Derek Jacobi
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Patrick Doyle
Cast
Richard EastonClaudius
Dearbhla MolloyGertrude
Edward JewesburyPolonius
Sophie ThompsonOphelia
David Lloyd MeredithGhost
David Lloyd MeredithGravedigger
David ParfittRosencrantz
David ParfittPriest
James LarkinVoltemand
James LarkinFortinbras
James LarkinPlayer King
Jay VilliersLaertes
Jay VilliersPlayer
Jimmy YuillMarcellus
Jimmy YuillGuildenstern
Patrick DoyleFrancisco
Patrick DoyleOsric
Richard CliffordHoratio
Samantha BondCourt lady
Shaun PrendergastBarnardo
Shaun PrendergastReynaldo
Shaun PrendergastPlayer (1)
Shaun PrendergastCaptain
Shaun PrendergastSailor
Tam HoskynsPlayer

Additional Details

Theatre
Phoenix Theatre, London
Theatre company
Renaissance Theatre Company
Production type
Other
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Reviews
Tatspaugh, Patricia E. Shakespeare Bulletin 7, no. 1 (1989), pp. 23-24.

Production Company

Name

Renaissance Theatre Company

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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