Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead

By Tom Stoppard.

As part of BBC Radio's celebration of the playwright's 70th birthday, Andrew Lincoln and Danny Webb star in Stoppard's adaptation of his celebrated play.

Two minor characters from Hamlet are suddenly thrown centre stage amid the plottings and intrigue of Elsinore.

Rosencrantz....Danny Webb

Guildenstern....Andrew Lincoln

Player....Desmond Barrit

Polonius....John Rowe

Ophelia....Abigail Hollick

Gertrude....Liza Sadovy

Claudius....Simon Treves

Hamlet....John Dougall

Ambassador....Jot Davies

Horatio....Anthony Glennon

With original music composed and realised by Nicolai Abrahamsen.

Director Peter Kavanagh.

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By Tom Stoppard.

As part of BBC Radio's celebration of the playwright's 70th birthday, Andrew Lincoln and Danny Webb star in Stoppard's adaptation of his celebrated play.

Two minor characters from Hamlet are suddenly thrown centre stage amid the plottings and intrigue of Elsinore.

Rosencrantz....Danny Webb

Guildenstern....Andrew Lincoln

Player....Desmond Barrit

Polonius....John Rowe

Ophelia....Abigail Hollick

Gertrude....Liza Sadovy

Claudius....Simon Treves

Hamlet....John Dougall

Ambassador....Jot Davies

Horatio....Anthony Glennon

With original music composed and realised by Nicolai Abrahamsen.

Director Peter Kavanagh.