This Is Hamlet is a feature-length introduction to the world of Shakespeare's great tragedy, Hamlet, using 'Larry King' style interviews with the characters in character and an 'on the scene' reporter for updates in the wings as the play progresses. Funny, informative, entertaining. You'll understand Hamlet as you never have before. Written by
Did You Know?
The characters Ralph Holinshed and Sarah Siddons are based on real people. Raphael Holinshed
, a sixteenth century author, wrote "Chronicles", from which Shakespeare took the plots of many of his plays. Sarah Siddons (no relation to the modern-day one) was a late eighteenth-century stage actress whose career lasted into the nineteenth century, and who gained fame as a great Lady Macbeth. See more