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Hamletmachine

Synopsis
The experimental play directed by Robert Wilson.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
1986
Duration
124 mins

Credits

Director
Robert Wilson (3)
Writer
Heiner Müller
Music
Jerry Leiber; Mike Stoller
Production Design
Robert Wilson (3)
Costume
William Ivey Long
Cast
Richard Rosenbaumproducer and director of video section

Additional Details

Theatre
Tisch School of the Arts, New York University
Theatre company
New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, Department of Undergraduate Drama
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Performed in English; some music sung in German with English subtitles.
History
The production ran from May 7-June 7, 1986.
Textual information
Translation by Carl Weber. Damaturgs: Wolfgang Wiens and Anne Cattaneo

Archive

Name

Theatre on Film and Tape (TOFT)

Email
toft@nypl.org
Web
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Phone
+ 1 (212) 870-1642
Fax
(212) 8701868
Address
Billy Rose Theatre Collection
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York,New York
10023-7498
USA

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