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Title Cymbeline
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Cymb 15
Primary Association Hanford, Charles B.
Associated Names Allen, Viola; Drofnah (Hanford), Marie
Country of Production United States
Date of Production c. 1910
Description Text cut out and pasted in a workbook. Probably derived from Viola Allen's book and probably not used. Also contains publicity notes relating to Marie Drofnah and the 'Galaxy of brilliant players' of the company. Contains a 22-page program for Viola Allen's Cymbeline production at the New National Theatre, Washington, D.C., Oct. 1, 1906.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption; Women and Femininity
Roles Viola Allen - Imogen
Content Keywords class, love, death, reconciliation, women, patriotism, suffering, poison, betrayal, greed, disguise
Context Keywords business, cues, blocking, property
Edition Shakespeare edition
Shattuck Code CYM 31
Play Cymbeline
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.