Shakespeare - Hamlet (Blu-ray)
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Label: Opus Arte
Cat No: OABD7172D
Number of Discs: 1
Release Date: 28th October 2016
"…an utterly engaging performance by Paapa Essiedu." - The Times (★★★★)
"This is a landmark production: Paapa Essiedu is the first black actor to play Hamlet for the RSC in its 55-year history. He is charismatic, capricious and compelling: an impulsive, arresting presence at the heart of a production that reframes the dilemmas in the play by setting it in an unnamed African state." - The Financial Times
- Hamlet: Paapa Essiedu
- Laertes: Marcus Griffiths
- Polonius: Cyril Nri
- Ophelia: Natalie Simpson
- Claudius: Clarence Smith
- Gertrude: Tanya Moodie
- Horatio: Hiran Abeysekera
- Rosencrantz: James Clooney
- Guildenstern: Bethan Cullinane
Director Simon Godwin
Recorded live at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, June 2016
Running time: 180 minutes
Sound format: Dolby stereo / DTS Surround
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