Tragedy - Revival

City Center

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: June 3, 1946
  • Closing Date: June 15, 1946
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 16

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

Robert Berger Francisco
Blanche Collins Player Queen
Booth Colman Guildenstern
Whitfield Connor Horatio
Lili Darvas Gertrude
Alan Dreeben Player Villian
Maurice Evans Hamlet
Thomas Gomez Claudius
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  George Schaefer Staging
  Frederick Stover Scenic Design
Irene Sharaff Irene Sharaff Costume Design
  Michael Todd Producer
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