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Performance

VenueOld Vic Theatre
TownWest End
CountyGreater London
From17th April 2004
Opened27th April 2004
To31st July 2004
WhenMon-Thu 19:00. Fri,Sat 19:30. Wed,Sat Mats 14:00
PricesFrom £7.50. To £37.50.
What is currently on at Old Vic Theatre (V402)

Hamlet

HamletT1215388140
Written between 1599 and 1601. The play, set in Denmark, recounts how Prince Hamlet exacts revenge on his uncle Claudius, who has murdered Hamlet's father, the King, and then taken the throne and married Gertrude, Hamlet's mother. The play vividly charts the course of real and feigned madness - from overwhelming grief to seething rage - and explores themes of treachery, revenge, incest, and moral corruption.
Author Shakespeare


Archive :: production:T1215388140, play:S3502, venue:V402
Current production:Work

Production details

This new production intends to take a fresh look at the play through contemporary eyes.

Company

Producer Old Vic Productions plc
Producer Ron Kastner
Producer Background
Director Trevor Nunn
Design John Gunter
Costume Mark Bouman
Lighting David Hersey
Sound Fergus O'Hare
Choreographer Kate Flatt
Music Steve Edis
Performer Ben Whishaw (Hamlet)
Performer Al Weaver (Hamlet - Mon Eve and Mats)
Performer Samantha Whittaker (Ophelia)
Performer Imogen Stubbs (Gertrude)
Performer Tom Mannion (Claudius/Ghost of the King)
Performer Lewis Barfoot
Performer Edward Hughes (Guildernstern)
Performer Nick Jones (Polonius)
Performer Rory Kinnear (Laertes)
Performer Jack Laskey
Performer Sid Livingstone (Voltimand)
Performer Tom Mison (Fortinbras)
Performer Samuel Roukin (Osric)
Performer James Simmons (Marcellus)
Performer Kevin Wathen (Rosencrantz)
Performer Al Weaver (Reynaldo and Hamlet at selected performances)

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