Character: Ophelia

Directed by: Trevor Nunn

Written by: William Shakespeare

Produced by: Royal Shakespeare Company

Venue: The Royal Shakespeare Theatre

Production Dates: June 04, 1970

Genre: Tragedy

Claudius, King Hamlet's brother, has been crowned the new King and has married Gertrude. Shortly after his mother's marriage, Prince Hamlet meets his father's spirit. People believe that King Hamlet was killed by a poisonous snake bite. However, the Ghost tells Hamlet that he was murdered by Claudius.

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