Sajid Malik In: Drama Explain comic relief in hamlet Explain comic relief in hamlet HamletShakespeare 1 Answer Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise 2 Questions 268 Answers 120 Best Answers 1,299 Points View Profile Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise Added an answer on July 29, 2019 at 9:52 pm Comic relief in Hamlet provides not just break form intense drama but adds more detail to the next dramatic occurrence. These episodes of lighthearted fun bring a level if foreshadowing for the impending disaster. The conversation between the two gravediggers and then with Hamlet is the most exquisite example of Shakespearean comic relief. The initial barbs by Polonius aimed at Hamlet and the constant ridicule of Polonius by Hamlet provides moments of sheer audacity and jocularity to the intense tone of the play. 1 Login to Reply Share Share Share on WhatsApp Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Sorry, you do not have a permission to answer to this question.