"They've experienced Shakespeare and they liked it."
— Teacher at Gayhurst Community School
NIE’s brand new show re-tells Hamlet in 45 minutes by 2 actors, 1 musician and a few items in a suitcase.
Hamlet Schools Trailer
To go alongside the live show, we have created a digital companion piece. These short films can be used to either recap on the story after watching the live performance or they can be used as an introduction to the most famous story ever told!
1. Introduction to ‘The Greatest Story Ever Told’, a story of Revenge, Love, Death, Heartbreak and Fate.
2. The Ghost…If thou didst ever they dear father love…
3. The story begins on the battlements… (including recap song)
4. Hamlet and Ophelia…To be, or not to be…
6. Hamlet – The whole story
Speech 1 – ‘Oh that this too too solid flesh would melt…’
Speech 2 – ‘To be or not to be…’
Performers – Greg Hall, Abayomi Oniyide and Jodie Davey
Director – Michael Judge
Designer/Animation – Rachana Jadhav
Composer – Greg Hall
R&D Performer – Rose McPhilemy
Photography & Sound – Mariana Vaz and Ryd Cook
Editor – Mariana Vaz
Additional Sound – Sven Mattes
Producer – Emily Blackwell
Suitable for ages 9+. A NIE production.
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