By William Shakespeare

Welcome to the first of our BA Acting seasons 2021. It’s been an incredible
 and this ensemble of actors has been committed, kind and unafraid - against
all the odds!
I would work with them again and again. We hope you enjoy their work.

Dom Rouse


This production has been rehearsed and performed in Covid-safe conditions and according to Covid-secure regulations.

Suitable for age 11+. Please be aware that this performance may contain themes and images that some may find difficult or upsetting, including depictions of knife violence and themes of suicide ideation.

This recorded live production features the final year students of the BA (Hons) Acting programme in collaboration with students on the BA (Hons) Theatre Production programme. Please scroll down for headshots and Spotlight links.

Every effort was made to contact copyright holders of images and video used in this production. If you are a copyright holder of one of these images or videos, please feel free to contact GSA on

GSA Spring Season 2021 - Lighting equipment supplied and supported by SLX.

Cast List

Gertrude: Sophie Bahari

Grave Digger / Player / Ensemble: Curtis Callier

Horatio: Emily Cundick

Guildenstern: Harry Fitzgerald

Ophelia: Helena Fox

Player / Ensemble: Sophie George

Claudius: Ellis Green

Hamlet: William Homer

Lead Player / Ensemble: Alfie Mazzei

Laertes: Matthew McGivern

Rosencrantz: Neha Suresh

Polonius: Carlo Villa

Ghost: Ryan Wiggins

Creative Team

Director: Jemima James
Movement Director: Rose Ryan
Set & Costume Designer: Elliott Squire
Lighting Designer: Johanna Town
Sound Designer: Grzegorz Staniewicz
Video Designer: Shane Stewart
Programme Leader: Dominic Rouse
Filmed by: Animus Inc

Technical Team

Head of Technical Theatre: Jo Franklin
Programme Leader: Sheryl-Lynne Valensky
Production Manager: Rebecca Emery
Assistant Production Manager: Andrew Lacey
Stage Manager: Keira Dulake
Deputy Stage Manager: Louise Carter
Assistant Stage Manager: Lauren Street/Nathalie Perthuisot
Wardrobe Supervisor: Samantha Sullivan
Hair & Make-up Supervisor: Luisa Ridge
Workshop Supervisor: Jamie Fitzgerald
Scenic Arts Supervisor: Roger Ness
Construction Supervisor: Ali Edwards
Construction Managers: Emily Dimeloe, Charly Danby
Construction Scenic Art Team: Tom Atkin, Jade Haslam,
Emerson Worsley, Lauren Carr

Production Electrician: Al Tombs
Lighting Programmer: Jade Hughes
Set LX: Will Harris
Production Sound: Shane Stewart
Additional Crew: Zoe Adams, Jessica Caira, Lewis Downham, Megan Hayburn, Georgia Jones, Keith Lau, Josh Lowndes, Ben McKenzie, Isabel Orduna, Hannah Till, Martin Underwood, Daisy Willmer, Rhiannon Witt