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Hammer Theatre Center presents Actors from the London Stage in Hamlet, a fast-paced, gender-bending performance of Shakespeare's drama with five accomplished performers filling all the roles. The cast includes stars of London's top theaters such as the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Royal National Theatre of Great Britain, and Shakespeare's Globe, performing in the intimate Hammer 4 black box space. One of the oldest touring Shakespeare theater companies in the world, Actors from the London Stage is acclaimed for staging masterful performances of Shakespearean dramas. These performances will culminate a weeklong intensive residency program for San Jose State University students and faculty featuring in-depth workshops taught by these leading actors, offering an interactive gateway to experience the richness of Shakespeare's writing.

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Cast

  • Grace AndrewsBernardo / Ophelia / Laertes / Guildenstern / 2nd Player / Sailor
  • Peter BrayPolonius / 1st Player / 1st Gravedigger / Priest / Osric
  • Ben EagleGhost / Francisco / Claudius / Reynaldo / 2nd Gravedigger
  • Madeleine HylandMarcellus / Hamlet / Fortinbras
  • Wendy MorganHoratio / Gertrude / Rosencrantz