Shakespeare's Globe

Gertrude played by Amanda Hadingue

Hamlet (2011)
Written by: William Shakespeare

Amanda Hadingue played Hamlet's mother Gertrude in the 2011 season's touring production of Hamlet.

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Letters Home: The fortresses, Oslo

We are only doing two of the scheduled fortresses here in Oslo. One is called Oscarsborg, which is about 13 miles from Oslo in a little town called Drobak, and the other is Akershus, which is more in the centre of Oslo.

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Letters Home: Richmond, North Yorkshire

The Georgian Theatre Royal is beautiful, it’s amazing. Inside it is really small though, it seems like the auditorium is the same size as the stage, possibly even smaller!

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Letters Home: Salisbury, Wiltshire

The venue in Salisbury is an extraordinary stately home that the owner had restored from a wreck. He took us into the music room which actually includes a mural of Shakespeare so that was very nice.

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At The Globe

Hamlet is back at the Globe! Amanda talks about the challenges of the Globe but how this is the space where her role is finally coming together, including the accomplishment of a very fast costume change.

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Letters Home: Street, Somerset

The Strode Theatre is quite a large modern theatre, purpose built, and part of a college campus.

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Introducing Amanda Hadingue as Gertrude

Introduction to Amanda Hadingue as Gertrude - In this introductory interview Amanda tell me how she is no stranger to the play Hamlet and the role of Gertude. She also talks about the challenges of a touring company, including the strain of juggling several characters, whilst playing in the band.

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