Hamlet, Part 4 Flashcard Example #97262

-Adaptation
-A performance of a play with changes in important elements, such as scenery, language, and ethnicity of characters, is called an
-It emphasizes the idea that the ghost is not real, but rather imagined by Hamlet.
-In a well-known adaptation of Hamlet, one actor plays both Hamlet and the ghost. What is the effect of this adaptation?
-Dying
-What does Hamlet mean by “shuffled off this mortal coil”?
-Cowards
-Which word does Hamlet use to describe those who choose to live?
-The play within the play is changed into a reality TV show.
-Which best describes a change an adaptation would make if Hamlet was set in modern times?
-By having the same actor play both parts, the two characters become one and Hamlet’s madness is confirmed.
-How does an adaptation where the ghost and Hamlet are played by the same actor differ from an adaptation where the ghost and Hamlet are played by two separate actors?
-Undiscovered country
-Which words does Hamlet use to describe the afterlife?
-Is critical of his mother’s choices.
-This excerpt best supports the claim that Hamlet
NOTfeminist
NOTformalist
-What motif is used in these lines?
NOTHamlet is upset with his mother because his father is dead.
-Which is a feminist analysis of these lines?

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