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Title Hamlet
Document Type Final or Souvenir Prompt Book
Reference Ham 20
Primary Association Kean, Charles
Associated Names Edmonds, T. W.
Publication Date 1859
Theatre Princess's
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 10 Jan 1859
Description Souvenir prompt book made by the prompter T.W. Edmonds. Includes printed stage directions, cues for effects and timings.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords cast, character, lighting, cues, business, scenery, sound effects, music, blocking, timings
Visual Content Contains watercolours of 11 scenes.
Edition Kean edition, 1859
Shattuck Code HAM 58
Play Hamlet
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.