Poland is Hamlet

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Why has Hamlet in particular and Shakespeare in general gained such prominence in the Polish imagination?

The Shakespeare and Poland Festival opens with discussion about Hamlet and Shakespeare on the Polish page and stage, with extracts from rarely seen Polish film versions of Shakespeare’s plays.

Shakespeare and Poland Festival

A two-week celebration of Poland’s particular affinity and fascination with Shakespeare’s plays, that embraces live theatre, film, illustration, music and song.

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