Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing
Date: September 2006
Duration: 0 hours 43 minutes
Hamlet takes place in the early seventeenth century, at he royal castle in Elsinore, Denmark. The theme of the story."revenge".becomes Prince Hamlet's obsession. His split personality. one of warm, poetic sensitivity, the other, cruel madness hypnotizes the reader. Other immortal characters such as Claudius, Gertrude, Polonius, Horatio, and Ophelia are just a few in the tradition of Shakespeare's unforgettable characterization.