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Title Macbeth
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Mac 10
Primary Association Davis, C. M.
Associated Names Cushman, Charlotte, Sullivan, Barry; Booth, Edwin
Theatre Howard Athenaeum
Place of Production Boston
Country of Production United States
Date of Production Sep 1850
Description Much used prompt book containing a cast list for 1850. Includes restorations, stage business and cues for effects, as well as a special cue for Sullivan and another for E. Booth.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Charlotte Cushman - Lady Macbeth
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords cast, character, costume, cues, sound effects, lighting, music, stage, business, blocking
Visual Content Contains several simple blocking diagrams.
Edition Modern Standard Drama
Shattuck Code MAC 42
Play Macbeth
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.