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Title Cymbeline
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Cymb 17
Primary Association Macready, William Charles
Associated Names Ellis, George
Publication Date 1844-1845
Theatre Drury Lane
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 21 Jan 1843
Description George Ellis' transcription of Macready's 1843 prompt book. Contains cuts and alterations, property lists, stage business, cues for effects and timings.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption; Women and Femininity
Content Keywords class, love, death, reconciliation, women, patriotism, suffering, poison, betrayal, greed, disguise
Context Keywords stage, business, character, cues, music, sound effects, blocking
Visual Content Contains two sketches of scenes and a large, loose sketch of the banquet scene.
Additional Information Due to tight binding, some text is lost into the gutter.
Edition Steevens edition
Shattuck Code CYM 10
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.