Following on from their successful performance at the Shakespeare for Schools Festival at Theatr Mwldan in November, a cast from Cardigan Secondary School perform an abridged version of Hamlet at Cardigan Castle.

This exciting and contemporary production of Shakespeare’s most loved play is from a script adapted for the Shakespeare for Schools Festival.

Having been summoned home to Denmark from university in Germany to attend his father's funeral, Prince Hamlet is shocked to find his mother already remarried to his uncle, the dead king's brother.

Hamlet's uncle has had himself crowned King despite the fact that Hamlet was heir to the throne. Hamlet suspects foul play.

Commended by the founder of Shakespeare for School's festival Chris Grace as, 'one of the best Hamlet's I've seen' don't miss this chance to see the performance again in the sumptuous setting of the Pavilion at Cardigan Castle.

The cast are excited to get the chance to perform the play again and look forward to seeing you there on December 3.

The event starts at 11am and there will be free entry. The performance lasts half an hour and this event is part of the Creative Cardigan Festive Fortnight.