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How does Hamlet get back to Denmark?

On the way to England, the ship which Hamlet, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are travelling on is attacked by pirates. Hamlet jumps aboard the pirate ship which returns him to Denmark.

Are Rosencrantz and Guildenstern successful?

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are bit parts in Shakespere's tragedy "Hamlet", who attempt to ingratiate themselves to Hamlet so as to spy on him. When Hamlet discovers their treachery, Hamlet leaves Rosencrantz and Guildenstern to die in a shipwreck.

Who are rosencrantz and guildenstern?

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are two guys Hamlet knew in school. The King sends for them so they can spy on Hamlet and find out what is bothering him, but Hamlet susses them out.

Who is the advisor to the King in the play Hamlet?

His name is Polonius, except in the First Quarto when his name's Corambis. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern also act as advisors in a way. They're basically summoned by Claudius to be advisors on Hamlet's mental state.

Who is Rosencrantz in the play Hamlet?

Rosencrantz is (probably only was) a friend of Hamlet. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern (often considered one) spy on Hamlet the whole time for Claudius. They are constantly in between a plot that they have no idea about (Hamlet versus Claudius) and… Full Answer