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|Gertrude||Gertrude, Hamlet's mother, marries Claudius, her dead husband's brother.|
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|Horatio||Horatio, Hamlet's friend, delivers the final lines of Stoppard's play.|
|Ophelia||Ophelia, the daughter of Polonius, is Hamlet's love interest.|
|Polonius||Polonius, the well-intentioned father of Ophelia, is accidentally killed by Hamlet.|
|The Player||The Player, the leader of the Tragedians, makes observations that are at times prophetic and foreboding.|
|The Tragedians||The Tragedians are a band of actors who are asked to perform The Murder of Gonzago by Hamlet.|