Character: Ophelia
Directed by: Peter Hall
Written by: William Shakespeare
Venue: The National Youth Theatre

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.