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Title Henry VIII
Document Type Transcription
Reference Henry VIII 10
Primary Association Kean, Charles
Associated Names Edmonds, T. W.
Theatre Princess's
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 16 May 1855
Description Transcript of Henry VIII 8 made by Edmunds during or after the second season. Does not include the fifth act. Contains watercolour scene designs.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Walter Lacy - King Henry VIII; Charles Kean - Cardinal Wolsey; F Cooke - Cardinal Campeius; Mr Paulo - Capucius; Mr Graham - Cranmer; James Vining - Duke of Norfolk; H Mellon - Duke of Suffolk; Mr Ryder - Duke of Buckingham; G Everett - Earl of Surrey; David Fisher - Lord Chamberlain; Mr Meadows - Gardiner; Mr Addison - Lord Sands; Mr Rolleston - Lord Abergavenny; Mr Brazier - Sir Henry Guilford; Mr Raymond - Sir Thomas Lovell; Mrs Charles Kean - Queen Katherine; Miss Heath - Anne Boleyn
Content Keywords royalty, love, politics, religion, women, justice, jealousy
Context Keywords characters, cast, script, business, blocking, scenery, property
Visual Content Contains watercolour scene designs.
Edition Kean edition, 1855
Shattuck Code H VIII 38
Play Henry VIII
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.