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It's him or Hamlet ; one of them must die.
Theatre Theory Pages
From Shakespeare

Hamlet doesn't want to be a king... could he be a good king?

Is Claudius good king?

... How little is about Claudius in "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead" -- one wonders why he is present. This is curse of the postmodern -- no interest in characters (including two main ones). Who are they? Empty Theatricality. Texture over Structure (Aristotle). What is Spectacle without Action?

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