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Title Henry VIII
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Henry VIII 4
Primary Association Cushman, Charlotte
Annotation Date 1849
Publication Date 1848
Theatre Broadway
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 15 Sep 1849
Description Prompt book prepared in blue ink with additions in brown ink and pencil. A scene has been restored from the original and labelled Act 3. The whole piece is presented in five acts though Shakespeare fifth act has been omitted.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords royalty, love, politics, religion, women, justice, jealousy
Context Keywords property, cues, business, dance, music, script, characters
Visual Content Full colour scene illustration.
Edition Modern Standard Drama
Shattuck Code H VIII 29
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.