Tragedy - Revival

Vivian Beaumont Theater

Data not verified
  • First Preview: December 5, 1975
  • Opening Date: December 17, 1975
  • Closing Date: January 25, 1976
  • Previews: 14
  • Performances: 47

Playwright: William Shakespeare


Hamlet, a Danish prince, discovers that his uncle Claudius murdered his father and took the throne; Hamlet's mother has married the usurper. Shakespeare's tragedy of betrayal and revenge is considered among the greatest plays in the English language.


Opening Night Cast

Peter Ackroyd Rosencrantz
Jane Alexander in Hamlet Jane Alexander Gertrude
Maureen Anderman in Hamlet Maureen Anderman Ophelia
Ernest Austin Ensemble
Technical Director
Richard Brestoff Ensemble
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Michael Rudman Director
Santo Loquasto Santo Loquasto Scenic Design
  Hal George Costume Design
  Martin Aronstein Lighting Design
  Robert Kamlot NYSF General Manager
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