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Title Hamlet
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Ham 58
Primary Association Forrest, Edwin
Theatre Niblo's Garden
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 1860s
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Mr Forrest - Hamlet; F. Canoll - Claudius; F. B. Conway - The Ghost
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords property, cast, lighting
Edition Edition "as played by �Forrest" published by W.A. Moore
Shattuck Code HAM 63
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.