Another R: Changing the Gender of Characters
Shakespeare Electronic Conference, Vol. 3, No. 256. Wednesday, 14 October 1992.
From: Kay Stockholder <
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 14, 1992, 09:36:18 PDT
Subject: Changing the Gender of Shakespearean Characters
I would think it makes better sense to give the role of Hamlet
to a cross-dressed woman. I'm sure there are many actresses
who would be delighted to play the part, and capable of it.