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Title Macbeth
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Mac 17
Primary Association Kean, Charles
Associated Names Ellis, George; Edmonds, T.W
Annotation Date 18 Aug 1853
Theatre Princess's
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production Aug - Oct 1853
Description Cut, marked and corrected for Mr C Kean by T.W. Edmonds. Scenic indications, calls, stage business, cues for effects and timings. Also contains a few pencilled editions by George Ellis.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Charles Kean - Macbeth; Mrs Charles Kean - Lady Macbeth
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords scenery, blocking, lighting, sound effects, business, property, cues, music
Edition Lacy edition
Shattuck Code MAC 48
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.