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Belasco Theatre, (5/02/1995 - 7/22/1995)
First Preview: Apr 14, 1995 Total Previews: 19
Opening Date: May 02, 1995    
Closing Date: Jul 22, 1995 Total Performances: 91

Category: Play, Tragedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in five acts
Setting: In and around Elsinore Castle in Denmark

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President; Philip J. Smith: Executive VP; Robert E. Wankel: VP-Finance)
Produced by Dodger Productions, Roger Berlind, Endemol Theatre Productions, Inc., Jujamcyn Theaters (James H. Binger: Chairman; Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director), Kardana Productions and Scott Rudin; Associate Producer: The Durst Organization and Whistlin' Dixie
Originally produced by The Almeida Theatre Company
Written by William Shakespeare; Incidental music by Jonathan Dove
Directed by Jonathan Kent
Scenic Design by Peter J. Davison; Costume Design by James Acheson; Lighting Design by Mark Henderson; Sound Design by John A. Leonard
General Manager: David, Strong, Warner, Inc.; Associate Gen. Mgr: Robert C. Strickstein; Company Manager: Steven H. David
Production Stage Manager: Anne Keefe; Production Supervisor: Aurora Productions; Stage Manager: Frank Lombardi
UK Casting: Joyce Nettles; US Casting: Jay Binder; Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Fight direction by William Hobbs; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.
Francesca AnnisGertrude
Queen of Denmark and mother to Hamlet
Ralph FiennesHamlet
son to the late, and nephew to the present King
Tara FitzGeraldOphelia
daughter to Polonius
James LaurensonClaudius
King of Denmark
Peter EyrePolonius
Lord Chamberlain
Terence RigbyGhost
Player King
Melissa ChalsmaMember of the Court
Gilly GilchristFrancisco
Caroline HarrisPlayer Queen
Peter HelmerPrologue
Denis HolmesMember of the Court
Paterson JosephHoratio
friend to Hamlet
Gordon Langford-RowePriest
James LangtonMember of the Court
Damian LewisLaertes
son to Polonius
Colin MaceBernardo
Terry McGinityMarcellus
David MelvilleReynaldo
Nicholas PalliserOsric
a Courtier
Rupert Penry-JonesFortinbras
Prince of Norway
Nicholas RoweGuildenstern
Thomas SchallMember of the Court
James WallaceRosencrantz
Spence WhiteMember of the Court
Understudies: Melissa Chalsma (Ophelia, Player Queen), Gilly Gilchrist (Claudius), Caroline Harris (Gertrude), Peter Helmer (Bernardo, Rosencrantz), Denis Holmes (Marcellus, Priest), Gordon Langford-Rowe (Polonius), James Langton (Prologue), Colin Mace (Horatio), Terry McGinity (Ghost, Gravedigger, Player King), David Melville (Fortinbras, Lucianus, Osric), Nicholas Palliser (Guildenstern), Rupert Penry-Jones (Hamlet), Thomas Schall (Captain, Francisco), James Wallace (Laertes) and Spence White (Gentleman, Reynaldo)
Tony Award®
 1995 Best Revival of a Play [nominee] 
 Produced by Dodger Productions , Roger Berlind , Endemol Theatre Productions, Inc. , Jujamcyn Theaters (James H. Binger: Chairman; Rocco Landesman: President; Paul Libin: Producing Director; Jack Viertel: Creative Director) , Kardana Productions and Scott Rudin ;  Originally produced by The Almeida Theatre Company
winner 1995 Best Actor in Play [winner] 
  Ralph Fiennes
Drama Desk Award
winner 1995 Outstanding Actor in a Play [winner] 
  Ralph Fiennes
winner 1995 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play [winner] 
  Tara FitzGerald
Theatre World
winner 1995 Award [recipient] 
  Ralph Fiennes