Time Period - 16th Century / Elizabethan
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Bare Stage/Simple Set
Mild Adult Themes
Adult, Teen (Age 14 - 18)
High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Reader's Theatre, Shoestring Budget, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups
In Dead Men's Fingers Ophelia talks about what was really going
on at Elsinor and about her impossible position as the smartest person
in a world of passion driven characters. Part of The Girlhood Of Shakespeare's Heroines. In Cincinnati & Other Plays.
"Funny... . Plays delightful games with language. . . . A great showcase for young talent." - Cleveland Plain Dealer.
"This is theatre of ideas that assume flesh and blood because the characters are so strong, so indelible and filled with sly humor." - Akron Beacon Journal.
First presented by the Porthouse Theatre Company in Kent, Ohio in July 1988, directed by Marya Bednerik.