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Title Henry VIII
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Henry VIII 3
Primary Association Cushman, Charlotte
Theatre Broadway
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 15 Sep 1849
Description Prompt book with stage directions, a manuscript version of a so-called 'Act 3' and notes on how to shorten the play.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords royalty, love, politics, religion, women, justice, jealousy
Context Keywords cast, character, cues, music, blocking, business, lighting
Visual Content Contains a sketch of Buckingham going to execution and another of the vision.
Edition French's Standard Drama
Shattuck Code H VIII 30
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.