Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 29°C

min temp: 17°C

Search

Gallery: Framlingham College drama students take their version of Hamlet to Edinburgh Fringe Festival

12:15 15 August 2014

Framlingham College Edinburgh Fringe

Framlingham College Edinburgh Fringe

Archant

Young thespians at Framlingham College had every drama students’ dream – performing at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

The group, FramBag Theatre, premiered its hour-long Hamlet at The Cut in Halesworth before taking the play to The Space on North Bridge, Edinburgh, this week.

The cast of eight comprised three current Framlingham College students, four leavers and a returning student, Alex Myers-Allen, who is off to study at the Guildford School of Acting in the autumn, playing Polonius.

Jimmy Rutherford plays Hamlet struggling to stay alive in the post-coup Denmark after the uprising. Amber Pullen plays his mother, Gertrude; Tom Hampson is Claudius; Zoe Delmer-Best plays Ophelia; George Coulson is Laertes, Alex Holland plays Guildernstern and Molly Drnec is Horatio.

Directed by Hugh Edwards and Dorothy Englert, they present the struggle of power and corruption with a visually thrilling blend of theatre styles and original music from Samuel Williams.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Ipswich Star visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Ipswich Star staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Ipswich Star account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

South East Suffolk Magistrates' Court

A rap-loving noisy neighbour has been taken to court for continually disturbing his Ipswich neighbours with his music.

Skye Biggs with her mum Lana Heath.

All little Skye Biggs, of Felixstowe, wants from life is a day devoted to her favourite TV character.

East Town Bottle Shop & Tap Room artwork, created by Ipswich-based artist Jacob Elgaard

Ipswich’s first micropub East Town Bottle Shop & Tap Room has unveiled a mural created by Suffolk artist Jacob Elgaard.

Police crack down motoring offences on the A140 at Stonham Parva.

More than 60 Suffolk motorists are still driving despite having 12 points or more on their licence, according to DVLA figures

Dalian Atkinson playing for Ipswich in 1988. (Photo by Bob Thomas/Getty Images)

An inquest was today opened into the death of ex-Ipswich Town footballer Dalian Atkinson after he was shot with a police Taser.

Abellio Greater Anglia managing director Jamie Burles.

The average speed of trains between London and Ipswich will be cut to just over an hour in three years’ time – but the Ipswich in 60 ambition will depend on Network Rail carrying out improvement work.

Uzbekistan rifle shooter Sakina Mamedova training for the 2012 Olympics at the Felixstowe Rifle Club

Proposals to relocate a century-old rifle club, which has produced national champions, to a new home are set to take another step forward.

Benefit cheat to be sentenced

A benefit cheat who falsely claimed around £37,000 over nearly 10 years has been told she will be sentenced at Ipswich Crown Court.

Children enjoyed exploring Holywells Park in Ipswich on Monday morning as part of a wildlife workshop, finding out about the reptiles and amphibians that live in the area. Isabelle with a grass snake.

Budding naturalists were on the hunt for reptiles at Holywells Park in Ipswich on Monday - but the elusive animals proved too shy to make an appearance.

Tally Ho Trotters visited the Town Hall ahead of the farewell event

There are just 10 days left before the town’s special guests disappear.

Most read

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Streetlife

Newsletter Sign Up

MyDate24 MyPhotos24