Ian McKellen Stage
Prince Hamlet
Full Cast List
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THE SWAN SONG
Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Robert Chetwyn
Ian McKellen in the role of Prince Hamlet
UK/European Tour
23 March 1971 - 2 October 1971
CAST
Francisco, a soldier
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David Ashton
Marcellus and Barnardo, officers
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Robert Grange and Eric Carte
Horatio
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Julian Curry
Claudius, King of Denmark
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John Woodvine
Laertes
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Stuart Wilson / Tim Pigott-Smith
Polonius
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James Cairncross
Gertrude
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Faith Brook
Hamlet
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Ian McKellen
Ophelia
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Susan Fleetwood
Reynaldo
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Duncan Preston
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern
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Terence Wilton and Simon Prebble
Valtemand and Cornelius
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Alan Bennion and Colin Kaye
First Player
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Tim Pigott-Smith
Player Queen
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Ian Pigot
Lucianus
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Stephen O'Rourke
Fourth Player
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Christopher Morley
Fifth Player
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Terence Dougherty
Gentleman
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Colin Kaye
Fortinbras' Captain
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Duncan Preston
Attendant to Claudius
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Eric Carte
Sailor
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Stephen O'Rourke
First Gravedigger
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James Cairncross
Second Gravedigger
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Ian Pigot
Priest
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Alan Bennion
Osric
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Brendan Barry
Fortinbras
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Terence Wilton
Ladies of the Court
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Anna Barry, Clare Shenstone