The College at Braintree
Essex, CM7 5SN
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Acting for Screen presents Shakespeare's epic tragedy.
Set in the Kingdom of Denmark, the play dramatises the revenge Prince Hamlet is called to wreak upon his uncle, Claudius, by the ghost of Hamlet's father, King Hamlet. Claudius had murdered his own brother and seized the throne, also marrying his deceased brother's widow.
Often ranked as one of literature's most powerful and infulential tragedies, the story is capable of endless retelling and adaptation.