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Title Hamlet
Document Type Final or Souvenir Prompt Book
Reference Ham 19
Primary Association Kean, Charles
Associated Names Edmonds, T. W.
Theatre Princess's
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 10 Jan 1859
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Charles Kean - Hamlet; Mrs Charles Kean - Gertrude; Mr Ryder - Claudius; J. F. Cathcart - Laertes; Mr Meadows - Polonius
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords business, cast, cues, music, sound effects
Edition Kean edition, 1859
Shattuck Code HAM 58
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.