About RSC: Hamlet
The Royal Shakespeare Companycontinue their residency at the Albery Theatre with a brand new production of Shakespeare's Hamlet
Starring Toby Stephens as Hamlet
The King of Denmark is dead and has been succeeded by his brother Claudius who has also married Gertrude, the widowed Queen. Hamlet, Gertrude's son, is already distressed by his father's death and the hasty remarriage and when his father's ghost appears to tell him that he had been murdered by Claudius, Hamlet vows revenge.