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Hamlet

Synopsis
Recording of the Globe Theatre 2018 gender fluid production of Hamlet directed by Federay Holmes and Elle While. With Michelle Terry in the title role. The recording is directed for Opus Arte by Ian Russell.
Series
Shakespeare’s Globe
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2020
Recording date
2018
Duration
154 mins

Credits

Director
Elle While; Federay Holmes
Writer
William Shakespeare
Cast
Michelle TerryHamlet
James GarnonClaudius
Helen SchlesingerGertrude
Richard KatzPolonius
Shubham SarafOphelia
Bettrys JonesLaertes
Bettrys JonesPlayer (2)
Catrin AaronHoratio
Colin HurleyGhost
Colin HurleyGravedigger
Colin HurleyPlayer (1)
Jack LaskeyFortinbras
Jack LaskeyFrancisco
Nadia NadarajahGuildenstern
Pearce QuigleyRosencrantz
Richard KatzPriest
Shubham SarafOsric
Tanika YearwoodMarcellus
Tanika YearwoodReynaldo

Additional Details

Theatre
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
Theatre company
Shakespeare’s Globe
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
The original production, paired with As You Like It with the same cast, ran from 17 May to 26 August 2018.

Production Company

Name

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre Shop

Web
http://www.globe-shop.com External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 207 902 1588
Address
Shakespeare Globe Trading
21 New Globe Walk
Bankside
London SE1 9DT

Distributor

Name

Retail outlets

Distributor (DVD)

Name

Opus Arte

Email
opusarte@roh.org.uk
Web
https://www.opusarte.com/ External site opens in new window
Address
Royal Opera House
Covent Garden
London
WC2E 9DD

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