Shakespeare Shorts: Hamlet and Romeo & Juliet, Shakespeare at Traquair

Shakespeare Shorts: Hamlet and Romeo & Juliet
Presented in English

"Hamlet's got the hump, Uncle Claudius is conniving, mother Gertrude's hit the bottle, and girlfriend Ophelia's away with the fairies. No wonder Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are confused. Mysteries, murders and magical music; Bathasar's bemused, Romeo's a wuss and the Friar's on the fiddle, but Juliet Capulet calls the shots in an ice cream war with the Montagues. Rip-roaring romance with a twist.” --description from Fringe Festival programme.

Shakespeare at Traquair                     
Two short plays adapted and directed by Tim Wilcock.

Tour Information:
June 17, 2016, Eastgate, Peebles, Scotland
June 18, 2016, Carlops Village Hall, Scotland
August 5-13, 2016, theSpace on Niddry Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

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Shakespeare at Traquair is a community theatre group run by volunteers based in Scotland's oldest inhabited house ( They recently ran an appeal to renovate their rehearsal/performance space via JustGiving: