Pip and Herbert go to the theatre together, as Mr Wopsle is playing Hamlet. When the play is over, Pip and Herbert give Mr Wopsle a standing ovation. Although they found more funny than impressing. They try to sneak out but is caught by a man who brings them to Mr Wopsle’s dressing room, where they cannot stop laughing. They invite Mr Wopsle to dinner and he talks until 2am about his road to becoming famous. Pip goes to sleep dreaming and thinking about Estella.