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Title Macbeth
Document Type Preparation Copy
Reference Mac 34
Primary Association Power, Tyrone
Associated Names Winter, William
Annotation Date 1907
Publication Date 1903
Place of Production Philadelphia
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 17 Oct 1907
Description Heavily annotated preparation copy, given to William Winter in 1816. Includes extensive notes on the interpretation of the play, stage business and notes regarding the fight scene. Also contains a 1915 letter from Power to Winter on the "beastly & ridiculous" Midsummer Night's Dream of Granville-Barker.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords examination, review, music, sound effects, lighting, character, cues, scenery, blocking
Visual Content Contains a damaged illustration of the castle and several other rough sketches throughout.
Edition Elizabethan Shakespeare edition, 1903
Shattuck Code MAC 112
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.