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Title King John
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference John 28
Country of Production United States
Date of Production c. 1857-1858
Description Well developed prompt book, containing charts of scenes, borders, wings, lights, and props at the start of each scene and numerous annotations.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords royalty, power, family, politics, death, love, war, religion
Context Keywords blocking, stage, business, lighting, character, sound effects, music, cues
Visual Content Contains blocking diagrams for each scene.
Edition French's Standard Drama
Shattuck Code KJ 36
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.