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The Hamlet Project

Tom Cornford is a freelance theatre director and Artist in-Residence (2008/9) at The CAPITAL Centre. He is doing a long project on Hamlet, investigating the play through rehearsal and performance and by partially re-creating the lost or never-made Hamlets of Stanislavsky and Edward Gordon Craig, Meyerhold, Michael Chekhov and Andrey Tarkovsky. The project will culminate in a performance/discussion and an exhibition at The CAPITAL Centre.

Stanislavsky- The Hamlet Project

14:58 Tue 12 Jan 2010

The Hamlet project re-created scenes from Stanislavsky/Gordon Craig's 1912 production. Tom Cornford is a freelance theatre director and Artist in-Residence (2008/9) at The CAPITAL Centre, The Hamlet team was co-ordinated by third year undergraduates.

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Meyerhold- The Hamlet Project

15:09 Tue 12 Jan 2010

The Hamlet Project re-created scenes from Meyerhold's planned version, which was never produced.

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Michael Chekhov- The Hamlet Project

15:09 Tue 12 Jan 2010

The Hamlet Project re-reated scenes from Michael Chekhov's 1924 Moscow Art Theatre Studio production.

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Andrey Tarkovsky- The Hamlet Project

14:58 Tue 12 Jan 2010

The Hamlet Project re-created scenes from Tarkovsky's planned version, which was never produced.

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Lost Interpretations of Hamlet Performance- The Hamlet Project

14:59 Tue 12 Jan 2010

Capital Centre presented Lost Interpretations of Hamlet, a look at four very different readings of Shakespeare's masterpiece. The culmination of this year-long project.

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Post Performance Discussion- The Hamlet Project

14:58 Tue 12 Jan 2010

A post performance discussion of the work led Professor Tony Howard.

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