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Hamlet

Synopsis
Radio drama. Broadcast daily in five episodes (24-28 March). Jamie Parker is Hamlet.
Series
Afternoon Drama
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Recording date
24 Mar 2014
Transmission details
at 14:15 (Channel: BBC Radio 4)
Duration
45 mins

Credits

Director
Marc Beeby
Producer
Marc Beeby
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Roger Goula
Cast
Jamie ParkerHamlet
Paul Hilton (2)Claudius
Anastasia HilleGertrude
James LaurensonPolonius
Lizzie WattsOphelia
Ben CroweGravedigger
Ben CroweMarcellus
Carl PrekoppOsric
Carl PrekoppGuildenstern
David SeddonHoratio
Hannah Wood 
Harry MyersRosencrantz
Michael ShelfordBarnardo
Nicholas Murchie 
Rick WardenFortinbras
Robert BlytheGhost
Tom MisonLaertes
Will HowardGravedigger

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

General
Broadcast as a prelude to Character Invasion Day (29 March) where fictional characters pop up on factual programmes.

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
Name

Learning on Screen Off-Air Recording Back-up Service

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
http://bufvc.ac.uk/tvandradio/offair External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7393 1514
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
For Learning on Screen Members only
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ

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