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Title Coriolanus
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Cor 9
Primary Association Macready, William Charles
Associated Names Kemble, J. P.
Publication Date 1814
Theatre Covent Garden
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 29 Nov 1819
Description Transcription of John Philip Kemble's 1806 prompt book made by a copyist. Many annotations in Macready's hand.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Mr Kemble - Coriolanus; Mr Egerton - Tullus Aufidius; Mr Claremont - Volusius; Mr Barrymore - Sicinius; Mr Blanchard - Menenius; Miss Bristow - Virgilia; Mrs Renaud - Volumnia
Content Keywords power, soldier, greed, class, pride, destiny, friendship
Context Keywords classical history, property, cast, business, cues
Edition Kemble edition, 1814
Shattuck Code COR 7
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.