Tragedy - Revival

44th Street Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: December 25, 1934
  • Closing Date: January 2, 1935
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 8

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

Richard Edward Bowler Lucianus
Richard Carewe Ensemble
Mary Carter Ensemble
Hannam Clark First Gravedigger
Player King
Edwin Cushman Ghost
Murray D'Arcy Ensemble
Howard Galt Francisco
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Walter Hampden Staging
  Claude Bragdon Scenic Designer
  Walter Hampden Producer
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