Shakespeare's Hamlet has been called "the play from which all other plays take their measure." Hamlet is an extraordinary read: it features pirates, murder, suicide, ghosts, true love, a play within a play, friendship, betrayal, lust, poison, plots, stabbing, sex, corruption, vice, drinking AND bad language.
It is also a play about what it means to be human. What do we have free will for?
But enough from me. View the summary below.





Links to Worksheets on Hamlet are here

Also, click on this link to view part one of a superb documentary called "In Search of Shakespeare".