Heavy Metal Hamlet

It is said that Hamlet is a play that most encapsulates the existential dilemma of the 20th century. In behaviour veering between levity and solemnity; savagery and courtesy; irony and pathos; Hamlet reveals to us, in a series of images, the hysteria of his emotions. In this unsettled world the Chorus as conduits to the other characters in Hamlet’s dream/nightmare flesh out the narrative.
After learning the terrible secret contained in the Ghost’s utterances and with exhortations to revenge seared into his memory Hamlet struggles with his own overwhelming inaction. See more

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