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Title King Lear
Document Type Stage Manager's Book
Reference Lear Fo 3
Date of Production 10 Oct 1913
Description Director's book for an amateur production. King Lear's daughters, Goneril, Regan, and Cordelia have been changed into sons, Godfred, Botolf, and Cordelius. Includes lots of stage business.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords age, family, royalty, betrayal, love, imprisonment, death, madness, suffering
Context Keywords blocking, character, business, stage
Edition Shakespeare edition
Shattuck Code KL 102
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.