Chat through the Act III Quiz / For fun: poem in iambic pentameter in The NewYorker
Patrick Stewart's "A B, or not A B"
Today, we are finishing Act IV,
We may get to compare some film. If you miss class, some of them are available here. Feel free to search for the ones I did not find--Mel Gibson's Hamlet, for instance.
Hamlet Act 4 Scene 1 (2-3 minutes) Tennant Version & Branagh Version
Part 2 Tennant Version (Ophelia's Mad!) & Branagh Version
Hamlet Act 4 Scene 2 (2 minutes or so)Tennant Version & Branagh Version is unavailable online
Hamlet Act 4 Scene 3 Tennant Version (The King's plot to get rid of Ham)
Hamlet Act 4 Scene 4 Branagh (the distortion is intentional!)
HW - Print out your soliloquy for tomorrow's class.
Here are tips for Memorization: