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Title Coriolanus
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Cor 19
Primary Association Aickin, J.
Theatre Drury Lane
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 7 Feb 1789
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Mr Kemble - Caius Marcius Coriolanus; Miss Siddons - Volumnia; Mr Wroughton - Attius Tullius Aufidius; Mr Baddeley - Menenius Agrippa; Mr Aickin - Cominius; Mr Barrymore - Sicinius Velutus; Mr Whitfield - Junius Brutus; Mr Williames - Volusius; Master Grimaldi - Young Marcius; Mr Phillimore - Roman Officer; Mr Benson - Volscian Officer; Mrs Farmer - Virgilia; Mrs Ward - Valeria; Miss Tidswell - Gentlewoman
Content Keywords power, soldier, greed, class, pride, destiny, friendship
Context Keywords classical history, cuts, script
Edition Kemble edition, 1789
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.