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Title King John
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference John 10
Primary Association Kemble, John Philip
Publication Date 1804
Theatre Covent Garden
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 1804-1817
Description Much used prompt book marked in Kemble's hand. Calls, stage business, maps, cues for effects and timings. Names of several minor actors are given in the calls.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Mr Kemble - King John; Mr Murray - King Philip; Miss Chapman - Queen Elinor
Content Keywords royalty, power, family, politics, death, love, war, religion
Context Keywords cast, music, stage, cues, sound effects
Edition Kemble edition, 1804
Shattuck Code KJ 6
Play King John
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.