Tragedy - Revival

Manhattan Opera House

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  • Opening Date: November 26, 1923
  • Closing Date: December 15, 1923
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 24

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

John Barrymore Hamlet
John Boyd Francisco
Lawrence Cecil Guildenstern
Boyd Clark Rosencrantz
John Connery Marcellus
J. Colville Dunn Horatio
Rosalinde Fuller Ophelia
Kenneth Hunter Claudius
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Arthur Hopkins Producer
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