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Title King Lear
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Lear 38
Primary Association Kernodle, George R.
Annotation Date 1950
Publication Date 1949
Theatre University
Place of Production Iowa City
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 9-18 Feb 1950
Description Prompt book recording a student production at University Theatre, Iowa State University. Includes a program, a photograph and five sheets of music.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Tom Gregory - King Lear; Julia McCarthy - Cordelia
Content Keywords age, family, royalty, betrayal, love, imprisonment, death, madness, suffering
Context Keywords music, sound effects, cues, stage, business
Visual Content Contains a photograph of the production.
Shattuck Code Not in Shattuck
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.