Hamlet Rehearsal

Kim Brandstrup in rehearsal with Arc Dance Company: Hamlet Rehearsal, Jerwood Space, Summer 2003. Kim Brandstrup is AHRB post-doctoral Research Fellow in Performing Arts at Middlesex University.

Documentation session with Professor Susan Melrose (Middlesex University), Hannah Bruce (Research Assistant) and John Robinson (Photographer).

NOTE: images have been optimised for viewing on an sRGB monitor. If they look a little dark you may need to adjust your brightness and contrast settings. All the images on this page have been re-scanned and updated in January 2006.

Cast list and production details

Hamlet

Lee Boggess

Claudius

Kenneth Tharp

Gertrude

Joanne Fong

Polonius

Gildas Diquero

Ophelia

Joanna O'Keeffe

Laertes

Fredrik Persson

Ghost King

Karl Sullivan

Courtier

Joy Constantinides

The Players

Jenny Tattersall

Jonathan Poole

Fearghus O'Conchuir

Choreographer/Director

Kim Brandstrup


Lee Boggess, Fredrik Persson, Gildas Diquero (on the floor)

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Lee Boggess, Fredrik Persson, Gildas Diquero (on the floor)

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Kim Brandstrup talking to Lee Boggess; Joanna O'Keeffe (seated), Joanne Fong (on the floor)

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Kim Brandstrup talking to Lee Boggess and Joanna O'Keeffe

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Company

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Brandstrup, Boggess, Persson with Company

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Brandstrup, Boggess, Persson with Company

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Kenneth Tharp, Joanne Fong, Karl Sullivan (prostrate)

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Kenneth Tharp, Joanne Fong, Karl Sullivan (prostrate)

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Tharp, Fong; Company

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Boggess, Sullivan

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O'Keeffe, Gildas Diquero

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Diquero, O'Keeffe

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Diquero, Tharp

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Boggess (centre)

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Brandstrup

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Diquero, Persson, O'Keeffe

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Boggess

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Jenny Tattersall, Fearghus O'Conchuir

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Tattersall, O'Conchuir, Jonathan Poole, Boggess

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Tattersall, O'Conchuir, Jonathan Poole, Boggess

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Tattersall, O'Conchuir, Jonathan Poole, Boggess

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Tattersall, O'Conchuir, Jonathan Poole, Boggess

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Tattesall, Boggess

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O'Keeffe

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Diquero, Persson, O'Keeffe

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Fong, Tharp, Boggess

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Tattersall, O'Conchuir, Poole

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Diquero, Persson, O'Keeffe

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Diquero, Persson, O'Keeffe

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Tattersall, O'Conchuir, Poole

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Boggess

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Boggess, Fong

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Boggess, Fong, Diquero

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Poole, O'Conchuir, O'Keeffe

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Poole, O'Conchuir, O'Keeffe

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O'Conchuir, O'Keeffe

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Fong, Tharp, Tattersall, Poole

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Constantinides, Tharp, Fong

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Boggess, Tharp

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All images are copyright © John Robinson 2003.

See Susan Melrose's web site for more information about her research projects.

Technical data: Nikon F2 with Nikkor 50mm f1.4 and 85mm f1.4 lenses; Kodak BW400 (C41 process); scanned to disk using a Nikon Coolscan IV, post-production using Photoshop v.7 and HomeSite v.5.5.

Last updated, 27th September 2007.