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SHAKESPEARE, W.: Hamlet (Royal Shakespeare Company, 2016) (Blu-ray, HD)




SHAKESPEARE, W.: Hamlet (Royal Shakespeare Company, 2016) (Blu-ray, HD)

William Shakespeare
(Blu-ray Disc Version)


Horatio - Hiran Abeysekera
Osric / Sailor - Romayne Andrews
Player Queen - Doreene Blackstock
Voltemand - Eke Chukwu
Rosencrantz - James Cooney
Guildenstern - Bethan Cullinane
Player / Cornelia - Marième Diouf
Hamlet - Paapa Essiedu
Barnardo / Player King / Captain / Priest - Kevin N. Golding
Laertes - Marcus Griffiths
Professor of Wittenberg/English Ambassador - Byron Mondahl
Gertrude - Tanya Moodie
Polonius - Cyril Nri
Marcellus / Lucianus / Fortinbras - Theo Ogundipe
Ophelia - Natalie Simpson
Claudius - Clarence Smith
Ghost / Gravedigger - Ewart James Walters
Francisca / Player / Gravedigger’s Assistant - Temi Wilkey

Simon Godwin, stage director
Paul Wills, set designer
Paul Anderson, lighting designer
Music composed by Sola Akingbola

Recorded live at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, June 2016

- Playing Hamlet
- Director’s Commentary
- Cast Gallery


Picture format: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English
Running time: 180 mins (play) + 5 mins (bonus)
No. of Discs: 1 (Blu-ray)


Note: This Blu-ray Disc is playable only on Blu-ray Disc players, and not compatible with standard DVD players.

Shakespeare, William

Abeysekera, Hiran; Andrews, Romayne; Blackstock, Doreene; Chukwu, Eke; Cooney, James; Cullinane, Bethan; Diouf, Marième; Essiedu, Paapa; Golding, Kevin N.; Griffiths, Marcus; Mondahl, Byron; Moodie, Tanya; Nri, Cyril; Ogundipe, Theo; Simpson, Natalie; Smith, Clarence; Walters, Ewart James; Wilkey, Temi

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Play -

Period: Renaissance

Catalogue No: OABD7172D

Barcode: 809478071723

Distribution Note(s):

Available Worldwide

Listening samples not available for this release.

Release Date: 11/2016

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