Tragedy - Revival

Phoenix Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: March 16, 1961
  • Closing Date: June 11, 1961
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 102

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

Michael Baseleon Ensemble
Robert Blackburn Fortinbras
Guy Burton Ensemble
Robert Corpora Ensemble
Franklin Cover Marcellus
First Player
David Craven Ensemble
Wayne Croft Ensemble
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Stuart Vaughan Director
  Peter Wingate Scenic Design
  Peter Wingate Costume Design
  Joan Larkey Lighting Design
  Ben Kornzweig General Press Representative
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