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Item 163.0100 - Theatre production: Hamlet

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Theatre production: Hamlet

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  • 1969 Jul. (Creation)
    Victoria Fair

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18 photographs : b&w and col. prints.

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Victoria Fair

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The photographs feature cast members Christopher Newton as Hamlet (1-4, 6, 9, 12?, 13-15?, 18), John Kirch as the Ghost of Hamlet's Father (?1, 12, 15?), Barbara Miecklejohn as Gertrude (?5, 6, 10?), Harriet Allen as Ophelia (?3, 5, 8, 10?) and Anthony Jenkins as the Gravedigger (11). This play was directed by Ralph Allen and Wandalie Henshaw and written by William Shakespeare. Scenery and Properties were designed by Robert Cothran, and costumes were designed by Allan Granstrom. Lighting was the responsibility of Micheal Whitfield and music was composed and directed by Christine Chester.

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  • General note: For list of cast members consult Appendix 3 (p.185) of Sandra Ann Ashton's thesis, The Victoria Fair Affair (PN2306 V5A74). Photographs also located in PB 049.1121. Photographs 13 and14 were taken by Ian McKain.

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