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Title Cymbeline
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Cymb 7
Primary Association Macready, William Charles
Associated Names Kean, Charles; Ellis, George
Annotation Date Jan 1847
Theatre Drury Lane
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production c. 1847
Description Perfected transcription of the Macready prompt book made by George Ellis in January 1847 for Charles Kean. Annotations in pencil presumed to be written by Kean.
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 character, actor, cues, stage, business, blocking, property, timings, lighting, scenery, sound effects, music
Visual Content Contains several blocking diagrams.
Edition Steevens edition
Shattuck Code CYM 11
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.