Get access to over 750 educational resources across your entire institution with a Digital Theatre+ subscription.

Cast & creative team

Characters

  • Guy Burgess
    Alan Bates
  • Herself
    Coral Browne
  • Claudius
    Charles Gray
  • Rosencrantz
    Harold Innocent
  • Guildenstern
    Vernon Dobtcheff
  • Hamlet
    Mark Wing-Davey
  • Toby
    Douglas Reith
  • Giles
    Peter Chelsom
  • Tessa
    Judy Gridley
  • Tailor
    Denys Hawthorne
  • Pyjama Shop Manager
    Trevor Baxter
  • Shoe Shop Assistant
    Roger Hammond
  • Tolya
    Alexei Jawdokimov
  • The Boy
    Matthew Sim
  • Mrs. Burgess
    Molly Veness

Team

  • Alan Bennet
    Writer
  • John Schlesinger
    Director
  • Innes Lloyd
    Producer
  • Keith Williams
    Executive Producer
  • George Fenton
  • Nat Crosby
    Cinematorgaphy
  • Ken Pearce
    Film Editing
  • Noel Davis
    Casting
  • Stuart Walker
    Production Design
  • Amy Roberts
    Costume Design
  • Kezia De Winne
    Make-Up