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Title Hamlet
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Ham 81
Associated Names Chicago Civic Shakespeare Society
Actor-Manager/Director Vivian, George
Annotation Date 1930-1931
Theatre Chicago Civic Shakespeare Society
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 1931 [?]
Description Well-marked directors copy belonging to George Vivian. Contains cast list, copious stage business, cues, cuts and more.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) History, Politics and Corruption; Royalty, Aristocracy and Class
Roles William Faversham - Claudius; Fritz Leiber - Hamlet; France Bendsten - Polonius; Hart Jenks - Horatio; de Cordoba - Pedro; Helen Menken - Ophelia; Viola Roache - Gertrude; Tyrone Power - Ghost
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords script, actor, cast, director, property, stage, blocking, cues
Shattuck Code Not in Shattuck
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.