Theatre etiquette: the world view
By Dr Penelope Woods
Lecturer Dr Penelope Woods is accompanying Shakespeare's Globe's Hamlet as it tours the world, along the way she's noticed how differently audiences in different countries respond to the same play
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Benedict Cumberbatch's leading lady at Hamlet opening
By Editorial Staff
The Sherlock star was supported by guests including wife Sophie Hunter on opening night at the Barbican
Mixed bag for Cumberbatch's heavily-hyped Hamlet
Lyndsey Turner's radical production didn't sit well with all the critics, though its star was more roundly praised
Hamlet (Barbican) - 'Benedict Cumberbatch rings the changes'
Cumberbatch's much-hyped performance as the Dane does not disappoint
Cumberbatch Hamlet makes headlines again over 'To be or not to be'
Director Lyndsey Turner has reportedly reversed a decision to open with the famous speech
Famous Hamlets through the ages
These guys (and girls) made headlines as the Dane way before a certain Mr Cumberbatch
Benedict Cumberbatch urges fans to switch off cameras and phones
The actor claimed he could see a red light in the audience whilst performing