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Appropriation

The imagined story of Fortinbras, the rash hothead of Shakespeare's Hamlet.

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Appropriation

Date: 18 Mar 2019

Hamlet is dead. What’s next?

A new play by Paul Gilchrist, Appropriation tells the imagined story of Fortinbras, a rash hothead who learns from his politically gifted wife when to wield a sword and when to weave a story.

Fledgling Theatre Company is an international theatre company exploring new writing through a physical approach to theatre making. Since their inception in 2014, FTC have produced six new works including a UK tour, a critically acclaimed Edinburgh run, as well as residencies in London and Sydney.

This production is directed by Pop-up Globe veteran Chris Huntly-Turner.

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