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Hamlet

Synopsis
Radio broadcast of the play directed and adapted by Brewster Morgan with Burgess Meredith as Hamlet.
Series
Columbia Shakespeare Cycle
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Radio
Notes
The 45-page photocopied typescript is in the Folger Shakespeare Library. The Birmingham Shakespeare Library also holds a typescript.
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Brewster Morgan
Writer
William Shakespeare
Contributor
Conway Tearle
Adaptor for Radio
Brewster Morgan
Cast
Ben Webster 
Burgess Meredith 
Eric Snowden 
Ethel Mantell 
Fritz, Jr Leiber 
Grace George 
John Wray 
Margaret Perry 
Montague Love 
Morris Ankrum 
Phillip Terry 
Stefan Schnabel 
Victor Rodman 
Walter Abel 
William A. Brady 
William Royale 

Production Company

Name

CBS Radio

Archive

Name

Paley Center for Media

Web
http://www.paleycenter.org/ External site opens in new window
Phone
(212) 621-6600
Address
25 West 52 Street
New York
New York
110019
USA
Notes
Formerly Museum of Television and Radio (MTR). The name changed in 2007.
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