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Title Macbeth
Document Type Prompt Book; Study Book
Reference Mac 23
Primary Association Ludlow, Noah M.
Associated Names Caldwell, James Henry; Pelby, William
Publication Date 1816
Place of Production Nashville
Country of Production United States
Date of Production c. 1830-1839
Description Prompt book, lightly marked for calls, stage business and cues for effects. Also used as an actor's study book, containing routines for "Caldwell's fight with me" and "Pelby's Fight".
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords cast, character, cues, music, blocking, stage, business, sound effects
Edition Longworth edition, New York, 1816
Shattuck Code MAC 19
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.