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posted 12 Jun 2013, 02:44 by Matthew Shenton   [ updated 12 Jun 2013, 04:00 ]

Hi all,

This week I’m going to be talking about the Shakespeare School’s Festival performance that Four Dwellings Academy will be performing in November. This year, we will be performing ‘Hamlet’ and auditions took place last week. Rehearsals will be starting this week and I will be uploading various photos and videos from the weekly rehearsals to show you the cast’s progress over the course of the next few months.
I can now reveal the full cast list - well done to everone who was selected to play a part!

Hamlet, Prince Of Denmark - Louis Hannis

Claudius, King Of Denmark, Hamlet’s Uncle - Efran Ramezanadeh 

The Ghost of the Late King Hamlet, Young Hamlet’s Father - Jason Nguyen

Gertrude, the Queen, Hamlet’s Mother, Now Wife Of Claudius - Jordan Laurent

Polonius, Councillor of State - Zoe Faulkner

Laertes, Polonius’s Son Ross - Edginton

Ophelia, Polonius’s Daughter - Xara Davies

Horatio, Friend And Confidant Of Hamlet - Hannah Pitt

Rosencrantz, Courtiers, Former Schoolfellow of Hamlet - Kelsey Smyth

Guildenstern Courtiers, Former Schoolfellow of Hamlet - Lucy Goldsby

Osric, Chief Messenger And Servant Of The Royal Family - Stacey Pope

Marcellus, Member Of The King’s Guard - Omran Sorosh

Grave-Digger - Laura Mccorry

Player King - Laurenc Kurbiba

Player Queen - Parsiele Edwards

Lucianus - Emanuella Sula

Lords, Ladies, Soldiers, Sailors, Messengers, and Attendants - 

Kevin Pepmarku

Iris Geada

Chloe Cafolla

Laurenc Kurbiba

Parsiele Edwards

Emanuella Sula

Omran Sorosh

Jason Nguyen

Other news is that the new Vice Principal will be in school over the next week to start getting a taste of what working at Four Dwellings will be like. Also, the project ‘Drop Everything and Read’ is still on going and is really starting to make progress throughout the school as it we to encourage pupils to read!

That’s all for this week,

Xara.