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Title Pictures and Ephemera from the John Barrymore Hamlet Production
Document Type Ephemera
Reference ART 261182
Case Study Ham30
Publication Date 1923-1964
Date of Production n.d.
Description Includes the Manhattan Opera House program of John Barrymore in Hamlet (Nov. 26, 1923), a page of text printed and viewable on both sides entitled "John Barrymore's favorite lines from Shakespeare"; two newspaper articles attached to frame backing about Burton's and Barrymore's portrayals of Hamlet from the Newark, NJ Sunday Star-Ledger (1964) and three photographs of Barrymore.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) History, Politics and Corruption; Royalty, Aristocracy and Class
Roles John Barrymore - Hamlet
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords actor, character, review, programme
Visual Content Contains three photographs of John Barrymore.
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.