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Fifteen Minute Hamlet, The - Short Play, Comedy

Fifteen Minute Hamlet, The

Tom Stoppard, Jerry Knight

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Short Play, Comedy

4m, 2f

ISBN: 9780573025068

Following his success with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, the author continues his association with Hamlet by taking the most famous and best loved lines from Shakespeare's play and condensing them into a hilarious thirteen minute version. This miraculous feat is followed by an enco…

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Following his success with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, the author continues his association with Hamlet by taking the most famous and best loved lines from Shakespeare's play and condensing them into a hilarious thirteen minute version. This miraculous feat is followed by an encore - a two minute version! The multitude of characters is played by six actors with hectic doubling, and the action takes place at an abridged Elsinore Castle.
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4m, 2f

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Tom Stoppard

Tom Stoppard

Sir Tom Stoppard is a Czech-born playwright. He began his career in England in 1954 as a journalist, soon moving to London in 1960 to start work as a playwright. His first play, A Walk on the Water (1960), which was televised in 1963, soon reached London with a stage version titled Enter a Free Man (1968). His next work, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (1964-65), showed at the 1966 Edinburgh ... view full profile

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Robin MacLachlan 10/9/2013 11:18 AM
I have loved the show, just needed a new copy because I use it in class as an introduction to a unit on Shakespeare.  It allows the student to get a taste before we delve into his poetry and plays.

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