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Title King John
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference John 17
Primary Association Powell, William/John
Theatre Drury Lane
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production c. 1766
Description Well marked prompt book with extensive cuts, business and effects.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords royalty, power, family, politics, death, love, war, religion
Context Keywords cuts, cues, characters, business
Additional Information An inserted slip identifies this book as belonging to one of the Powells. William Powell played John st Drury Lane on 20th March 1766 and John Powell played Pandulph at Drury Lane 20th November 20 1800.
Shattuck Code KJ 3
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.