Hamlet - 2001

“O I could be bounded in a nutshell and count myself a king of infinite space, were it not that I have bad dreams”

An innovative staging on the grounds of the Cantor Center for Visual Arts, with multiple actors portraying Hamlet and his complex psychology.


By William Shakespeare

Directed by Ava Roy

Spring 2001
Cantor Center for Visual Arts, Stanford University


Production Credits

The Players:  Maggie Blake, Lyndon Gill, Ari Messer, Annie Palone, Yarrow
Hamlet: Celina DeLeon, Nathan Harper, Liam McDermott, Ava Roy
Ophelia: Angad Bhalla, Shannon DeLaney, Lauren Dietrich, Jonatha Giddens
Rosencrantz: Nick Beckman
Gertrude: Ana-Carina Buchser
Laertes: Chris Freidel
Guildenstern: Steve Gelber
Polonius: Lotara James
The Gravediggers: Richard Pocklington, Megan Wood
Horatio: Colin Ritter
Claudius: Val Sinckler

Director/Producer: Ava Roy
Costumes & Properties: Ava Roy
Music: Derek Jackson