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Title Coriolanus
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Cor 1
Primary Association Lewis, George, W.
Associated Names Hamblin, T. S.; Foster, William; Becks, George
Annotation Date 1845
Publication Date 1822
Theatre Walnut Street
Place of Production Philadelphia
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 29 Jul 1845
Description Prompt book originally dated from the Bowery, 1841, but mainly marked in 1845 by George Lewis. Stage business, procession list, cues for effects and timings.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Mr Macready - Coriolanus
Content Keywords power, soldier, greed, class, pride, destiny, friendship
Context Keywords classical history, timings, stage, business, cast, character, costume, music, sound effects, blocking, cues, lighting
Additional Information Includes a cast list for a production at Covent Garden, date unknown.
Edition Oxberry edition, Boston, 1822
Shattuck Code COR 1
Play Coriolanus
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.