a comedy for a cast of 6: 3 men and 3 women. The Story: Andrew Rally seems to have it all: celebrity and acclaim from his starring role in a hit television series;. Paul Rudnick series; a rich, beautiful girlfriend; a glamorous, devoted agent; the perfect New York apartment; and the chance to play Hamlet in Central Park. The I Hate Hamlet Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical by Paul Rudnick.
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I Hate Hamlet by Paul Rudnick
A very very funny script about an actor being haunted by the ghost of John Barrymore. Nice tight plot with just the right amount of humor mixed with some of the realities of being an actor.
I thought this was a fun play. Now Published Musicals Pulitzer Winners. The contrast between the two actors, the towering, dissipated Barrymore whose Hamlet was the greatest of his time, and Andrew Rally, hot young television star, leads to a wildly funny duel over women, art, success, duty, television, and yes, the apartment.
Oct 07, James rated it liked it. Even though Barrymore seduces Dierdre, she ultimately chooses Andrew, since he went through with his performance anyway. Read about the actual event here: The action becomes more hilarious with the entrance of Andrew’s deal-making friend from LA, spouting the laid-back hype of the Coast and offering Andrew a fabulous new TV deal worth millions of dollars. The direction was terrible But the play was still a lot of fun.
This page was last edited on 5 Novemberat Feb 28 – Mar I wanted to get opinions on Felicity. I Hate Hamlet Play Writer:.
I Hate Hamlet
He moves into an apartment formerly inhabited by the great actor John Barrymore. One Laugh after another. Open Preview See a Problem? Nicol Williamsonwho played the role of John Barrymore in the initial Broadway production, was notoriously mercurial, and gradually alienated most of his fellow cast and crewmembers.
My book club is reading a play for July so I’m in a bit of ruddnick theater reading frenzy.
This page is only accessible by StageAgent Pro members. This one had be cracking up from beginning to end. As an aside, I saw that one of the other Goodreads members contributed a post about the real-life problems between the cast members under one of the other editions of this book.
Briana Higgins rated it really rucnick it Jun 06, Men Women Total Cast.
Sep 24, Teagan rated it it was amazing Shelves: Jul 25, Bradley rated hhate liked it Shelves: I will be playing her in an upcoming show, so I wanted to know if there were any major character traits that should be kept in mind. Toggle navigation Choose Section.
Either way, I hope you are as amused as I was.
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The only stage role he is able to get is Hamlet in a Shakespeare in the Park production. Read More actors, singers, dancers Performer. He is openly gay. Handler subsequently left the production.
Handler then left the production.