Free Sound Effects

This is for everyone who might need sound effects for their Hamlet acting assignment.
The BBC recently made all their sound fx free for the public to download and use.

Follow this link and enjoy:


Hamlet Acting Assignment 2019

Hey There Chumps,

Today I gave you the official acting assignment. In case you lost your copy already, here’s another one:

hamlet acting assignment 2019 final

Here are a few examples from years gone by. Sadly some of my favourites have been pulled down, but there are a few good ones here to give you ideas.

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Bonus Assignment: R and G are Dead

Hey Punks,

So just before the holidays I started showing you guys a film that had a few of you interested and many of you trying to check your phones without me noticing. It’s Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead.  The film is a relatively faithful adaptation of the original stage production. It follows the story of two rather minor characters from Hamlet and tells the story from their point of view.

As a bonus assignment, I’d like you to answer a series of questions. I know that’s not the most thrilling idea for a bonus assignment but I don’t have a world of time to mark these things so I figure there’s not harm in being direct. For each question, the criteria for answer should be the same.

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Hamlet Test Review

Hey Nerds,

So you’ve got a little quotes test next class. I threw this post together to help you get ready and review and such. Here’s what you need to know…

What’s it going to be?

The test is 10 quotes from the play. For each quote you will be asked…

  • The speaker (1 mark)
  • Who is being spoken to (1 mark)
  • A question about content (2 marks)

The test will be out of 40 marks. My only real advice is to make sure you answer the content question in detail. More is always better than less.

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