365 Days of Shakespeare

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303. Another Horatio thought

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If Horatio is played by a woman, don’t play her as in love with Hamlet. Here’s my one main argument for that:

Horatio tries to drink poison to follow Hamlet to his death…sound familiar?

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Written by Caroline Mincks

July 31, 2010 at 12:26 PM

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  1. So this is why she’s NOT in love with Hamlet, then? But… wait… why?

    (or that the poison-drinker of the work I’m assuming you’re referencing is male, hence, if Horatio is killing himself out of love for Hamlet, he should be played by a man?

    I’m reading too much into this…)

    cross

    September 5, 2010 at 3:46 AM


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