Theatre Director Simon Godwin worked onstage with 6 Masterclass members on three soliloquies from Shakespeare’s Hamlet.

About Simon


Simon Godwin is an Associate Director at the National Theatre, where he has directed Twelfth Night, Sunset at the Villa Thalia, The Beaux Stratagem, Man and Superman and Strange Interlude.

Other Theatre Includes:  Rules For Living (English Touring Theatre), Hamlet and The Two Gentlemen of Verona (RSC), Occupational Hazards (Hampstead Theatre), The Cherry Orchard (Broadway), Richard II (Shakespeare’s Globe), Regeneration (Royal & Derngate/tour), Routes, If You Don’t Let Us Dream, We Won’t Let You Sleep, NSFW, The Witness, Goodbye to All That, The Acid Test and Wanderlust (Royal Court), The Little Mermaid, Krapp’s Last Tape/A Kind Of Alaska, Faith Healer and Far Away (Bristol Old Vic.)

Simon will return to the NT in 2018 to direct Antony and Cleopatra with Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo.