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Title Henry IV, Part 1
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference 1 Hen IV 10
Primary Association Woodward, John
Associated Names Kean, Charles
Theatre St. John's College
Place of Production Cambridge
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production c. 1855
Description Used for an amateur production. Contains printed cast list for a St Johns College Shakespeare Society production starring Mr, Woodward as Hotspur. "This copy was marked from Mr. Charles Kean's prompt Book used at the Princess Theatre... notes on arms, armour, costume etc. are added by John Woodward." Also contains notes on historical figures.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles John Woodward - Hotspur
Content Keywords royalty, power, class, war, family, death, politics
Context Keywords scenery, cast, character, blocking, business, stage, music, sound effects, cues, lighting, property, costume
Visual Content Sketches of costumes, watercolours and depictions of armour.
Edition Works, Vol IV
Shattuck Code H IV 1 33
Play Henry IV, Part 1
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.