Tragedy - Revival

Hampden's Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: October 10, 1925
  • Closing Date: January 8, 1926
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 74

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

Ethel Barrymore Ophelia
Albert Bruning Polonius
Mary Hall Gertrude
Walter Hampden Hamlet
Kenneth Hunter Claudius
Ernest Rowan Laertes
Edith Barrett Player Prologue
Marcel Dill Francisco
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Walter Hampden Director
  Walter Hampden Producer
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