Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead [Drama]

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01(Part 1)20190330

Mathew Baynton, Andrew Buchan and Toby Jones star in an energetic new production of the play that made Tom Stoppard's reputation overnight in 1967. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Hamlet's ill-fated attendant lords, condemned to an existence in the wings, with no control over their own destinies.

Directed by Emma Harding

Rosencrantz.....Mathew Baynton
Guildenstern.....Andrew Buchan
The Player.....Toby Jones
Tragedian.....Sam Dale
Alfred.....Ronny Jhutti
Ophelia.....Sarah Ovens
Polonius.....Michael Bertenshaw
Hamlet.....Parth Thakerar
Claudius.....Don Gilet
Gertrude.....Clare Corbett

Music arranged and performed by Clare Salaman, Philip Hopkins and Amelia Shakespeare from The Society of Strange and Ancient Instruments

Mathew Baynton and Andrew Buchan star as Hamlet's ill-fated attendant lords.

Radio 4 drama

0220190331

Mathew Baynton, Andrew Buchan and Toby Jones star in Tom Stoppard's much-loved play about Hamlet's ill-fated attendant lords. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern attempt to discover what roles they are meant to play, in an existence that appears to offer them no control.

Directed by Emma Harding

Rosencrantz....Mathew Baynton
Guildenstern....Andrew Buchan
The Player....Toby Jones
Tragedian....Sam Dale
Alfred....Ronny Jhutti
Ophelia....Sarah Ovens
Polonius....Michael Bertenshaw
Hamlet....Parth Thakerar
Claudius....Don Gilet
Gertrude....Clare Corbett

Music arranged and performed by Clare Salaman, Philip Hopkins and Amelia Shakespeare from The Society of Strange and Ancient Instruments

Mathew Baynton and Andrew Buchan star as Hamlet's ill-fated attendant lords.

Radio 4 drama

02Part 220190331

Mathew Baynton, Andrew Buchan and Toby Jones star in Tom Stoppard's much-loved play about Hamlet's ill-fated attendant lords. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern attempt to discover what roles they are meant to play, in an existence that appears to offer them no control.

Directed by Emma Harding

Rosencrantz.....Mathew Baynton
Guildenstern.....Andrew Buchan
The Player.....Toby Jones
Tragedian.....Sam Dale
Alfred.....Ronny Jhutti
Ophelia.....Sarah Ovens
Polonius.....Michael Bertenshaw
Hamlet.....Parth Thakerar
Claudius.....Don Gilet
Gertrude.....Clare Corbett

Music arranged and performed by Clare Salaman, Philip Hopkins and Amelia Shakespeare from The Society of Strange and Ancient Instruments

Mathew Baynton and Andrew Buchan star as Hamlet's ill-fated attendant lords.

Radio 4 drama

0120190330

Mathew Baynton, Andrew Buchan and Toby Jones star in an energetic new production of the play that made Tom Stoppard's reputation overnight in 1967. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Hamlet's ill-fated attendant lords, condemned to an existence in the wings, with no control over their own destinies.

Directed by Emma Harding

Rosencrantz....Mathew Baynton
Guildenstern....Andrew Buchan
The Player....Toby Jones
Tragedian....Sam Dale
Alfred....Ronny Jhutti
Ophelia....Sarah Ovens
Polonius....Michael Bertenshaw
Hamlet....Parth Thakerar
Claudius....Don Gilet
Gertrude....Clare Corbett

Music arranged and performed by Clare Salaman, Philip Hopkins and Amelia Shakespeare from The Society of Strange and Ancient Instruments

Mathew Baynton and Andrew Buchan star as Hamlet's ill-fated attendant lords.

Radio 4 drama