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Title Henry VIII
Document Type Annotated Copy
Reference Henry VIII 5
Primary Association de Bonay, John
Donor Paul, Henry N
Publication Date 1848-1847
Date of Production n.d.
Description Annotated copy. Stage directions underlined.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Phelps - Mr King Henry VIII; Lacy - Walter King Henry VIII; Macready - Mr Cardinal Wolsey; Kean - Charles Cardinal Wolsey
Content Keywords royalty, love, politics, religion, women, justice, jealousy
Context Keywords business, script, cues, characters, actor
Additional Information Roles for Drury Lane 11th July 1841 and Princess's Theatre 15ht May 1855. Publication date of 1848-1847 comes from the known dates that Thomas Hailes Lacy was producing Lacy's Acting Edition of Plays.
Shattuck Code H VIII 75
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.