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Hamlet

Synopsis
Radio broadcast. Thomas Ambroise’s five-act opera with Simon Keenlyside in the title role. The Geneva Grand Theatre Chorus and the Suisse Romande Orchestra is conducted by Louis Langr .
Series
Opera Matinee
Language
French (Standard)
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
3 Apr 1997 at 13:00 (Channel: BBC Radio 3)
Duration
205 mins

Credits

Writer
Jules Barbier; Michel Carré
Music
Ambroise Thomas
Cast
Simon KeenleysideHamlet
Alain VernhesClaudius
Martine DupuyGertrude
Louis LanduytPolonius
Natalie DessayOphelia
Alexandre DiakoffGravedigger (1)
Gabrie. AlainMarcellus
Jean-Louis MaunierGravedigger (2)
Kenn ChesterLaertes
Markus HollopGhost

Additional Details

Theatre
Geneva Grand Theatre
Theatre company
Geneva Grand Theatre Chorus
Production type
Operas and Musicals
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama; Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
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London
NW1 2DB

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