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Title Henry V
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Hen V 1
Primary Association Calvert, Charles
Associated Names Becks, George
Publication Date 1875
Theatre Booth's
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 8 Feb 1875
Description Newton's edition purports to give the text "as produced at Booth's Theatre". But it differs considerably from Calvert's edition. Creator George Becks cut and altered this copy to match Calvert's, copied the maps and sketches from the official prompt book and transcribed the stage business with augmentations.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords royalty, power, class, war, duty, love, death, politics
Context Keywords character, cast, timings, scenery, stage, business, costumes, property, music, sound effects, lighting
Edition Charles E. Newton edition, 1875
Shattuck Code H V 24
Play Henry V
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.