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Hamlet

Synopsis
Video recording of Jakub Spalek’s 2005 production of Hamlet for the Kaspar Theatre Company, Prague with Petr Lnenicka in the title role. The ‘mousetrap’ scene used puppets.
Language
Czech
Country
Czech Republic
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
1 Jan 2005
Duration
119 mins

Credits

Director
Jakub Spalek
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Petr Malasek
Production Design
Libuse Josefy
Costume
Vladislava Prudicova
Cast
Petr LnenickaHamlet
Jan PotmesilClaudius
Milena SteinmasslovaGertrude
Pavel ZatloukalPolonius
Marketa CoufalovaOphelia
Alexandr MinajevBarnardo
Frantisek KreuzmannGuildenstern
Frantisek KreuzmannFortinbras
Frantisek KreuzmannGhost
Frantisek KreuzmannGravedigger (1)
Markek NemecLaertes
Martin HofmanHoratio
Vaclav JakoubekRosencrantz
Vaclav JakoubekMarcellus
Vaclav JakoubekGravedigger (2)

Additional Details

Theatre
Divaldo v. Celetne
Theatre company
Kaspar Theatre Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Puppets

Notes

History
The production opened 10 September 2005.
Textual information
Translated into Czech by Milan Lukes. Adapted by J. Spalek.

Archive

Name

Arts Institute-Theatre Institute

Email
info@institutumeni.cz
Web
http://institute.theatre.cz External site opens in new window
Phone
224 809 123
Fax
224 809 123
Address
Celetna 17
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

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