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Title Coriolanus
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Cor 4
Primary Association Betty, Henry
Publication Date c.1829
Theatre Drury Lane; Covent Garden
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production c.1850
Description Prompt book with stresses marked for Caius Marcius. Marked with stage business and notes on interpretation of the role.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles William Macready - Coriolanus
Content Keywords power, soldier, greed, class, pride, destiny, friendship
Context Keywords classical history, costume, character, stage, sound effects, cues, music, cast
Visual Content Contains an illustration of Act III, Scene 3.
Edition Cumberland edition, c. 1829
Shattuck Code COR 16
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 Promptbooks, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.