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Title Hamlet
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Bd W Cymb 3
Primary Association Hull, Thomas
Publication Date 1763
Theatre Covent Garden
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 2 Jun 1790
Description Acting edition checked for the king and Hamlet, with a few cuts and alterations. Includes cast lists for productions at Drury Lane and Covent Garden in 1763.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Mr Garrick - Hamlet
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords cast, character, scenery, cues, property
Edition Acting edition, 1763
Shattuck Code HAM 9
Play Hamlet
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.