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“The dilemma of Hamlet is juxtaposed with the conflict of contemporary Manipuri youth.” (Director).
Translation by S. Manglem Singh
Hamlet – M.Brajabidhu Singh
Ophelia – Chatrabali Devi
Gertrude – S.Meenakumari Devi
Leartes – K.Priyobarta Singh
Video of performance took place on 1 March 2001 at the Nataka Bharathi 2001 Shakespeare on Indian Stage, national theatre festival and seminar at Kasargode, Kerala, India, 24 Feb – 2 March 2001, in association with the Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Akademi.
Performance is discussed in ‘“Play[ing’]s the thing”: Hamlet on the Indian Stage, Hamlet Studies Vol.24 (2002).