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Title King John
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference John 9
Primary Association Collier, R. J.
Associated Names Kemble, John Philip
Publication Date 1804
Theatre Drury Lane
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production c. 1810-1818
Description A note at the front asserts that this is J. Kemble's own stage copy, but most of the marking are by R. J. Collier, suggesting the book belonged to Drury Lane Theatre, not Covent Garden.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Mr Kemble - King John; C. Kemble - Faulconbridge; Mrs Siddons - Lady Constance; Henry Siddons - Earl of Salisbury
Content Keywords royalty, power, family, politics, death, love, war, religion
Context Keywords cast, blocking, business, cues
Edition Kemble edition, 1804
Shattuck Code KJ 9
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.