Hamlet First Cut

Year: 2000

Start Date: 2 March

End Date: 4 March

Production Company: Red Sift Theatre Company (In partnership with Red or Dead.)

Genres

Drama

Author: William Shakespeare

Director: Jonathon Holloway. Assistant Director - Matthew Gray

Company:

Peter Collins Patrick Malone Sally Mortemore Rachel Nicholson Guy Oliver-Watts

Background to Production:

Probably produced 1603-1604, published imperfectly in Quarto in 1603 and fully in quarto in 1604, with some omissions in the first Folio.

Items of Interest in the Programme:

Back page gives detailed explanation of how the first Quarto came about leading to the folio production (full text). Also looks at Shakespearean Productions in general.

Other items / issues of interest:

Programme specific to this programme.