Hamlet on YouTube

Hamlet on YouTube

Hamlet is a powerful play with many exciting performances. Here you'll find a full stage performance along with film versions by Laurence Olivier, Richard Burton, and Christopher Plummer. Directed by: Peter Bloedel Scene Design: Peter Bloedel Costume Design: Emily...
Staging the Fight: Hamlet, Laertes, and the Rapier

Staging the Fight: Hamlet, Laertes, and the Rapier

In 1610, when Shakespeare was 46 years old, Ridalfo Capoferro wrote the definitive work on rapier fencing, which not only enjoyed popularity for over 150 years but remains a reference text for professional fencers today. In that work, he outlined specific techniques...