Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead. Image shows from L to R: Rosencrantz (Mathew Baynton), Guildenstern (Andrew Buchan).

Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead

BBC Radio 4 comedy adaptation of Tom Stoppard's play. 2 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Mathew Baynton, Andrew Buchan, Toby Jones, Sam Dale and others.

Series 1

1. Part 1

First broadcast: Saturday 30th March 2019

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Hamlet's ill-fated attendant lords, condemned to an existence in the wings, with no control over their own destinies.


2. Part 2

First broadcast: Sunday 31st March 2019

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern attempt to discover what roles they are meant to play, in an existence that appears to offer them no control.