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Title Hamlet
Document Type Final or Souvenir Prompt Book
Reference Ham 25
Primary Association Fechter, Charles
Associated Names McIntyre, W.; Irving, Henry
Theatre Lyceum
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 21 May 1864
Description Made by W. McIntyre, who played Rosencrantz. Cuts and restorations, stage business and cues for effects. Printed cast list on title-page verso names McIntyre playing in Charles Fechter's 1864 production.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Mr Fechter - Hamlet
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords cast, character, music, lighting, property, blocking, cues, business, sound effects
Visual Content Includes several sketches of scenes.
Edition Lacy edition
Shattuck Code HAM 72
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.