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Title King Lear
Document Type Final or Souvenir Prompt Book
Reference Lear 12
Primary Association Kean, Charles
Associated Names Edmonds, T. W.
Publication Date 1858
Theatre Princess's
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 17 Apr 1858
Description "Cut, marked and corrected for Charles Kean Esq.. by T. W. Edmonds, Prompter Royal Princess's Theatre, London 1850 to 1859."
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Charles Kean - King Lear
Content Keywords age, family, royalty, betrayal, love, imprisonment, death, madness, suffering
Context Keywords cast, character, cues, blocking, stage, business, timings, lighting, sound effects, property
Visual Content Contains blocking diagrams.
Edition Kean edition, 1858
Shattuck Code KL 56
Play King Lear
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.