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Title Macbeth
Document Type Public Reading Version
Reference Mac 38
Primary Association Roberts, James B.
Associated Names Irving, Henry; Terry, Ellen
Publication Date 1850
Theatre Chestnut Street
Date of Production 1855
Description Marked for public readings by J.B Roberts. Contains a playbill for the Chestnut St. Opera House, April 14-16, n.d. with Irving and Terry in Macbeth.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Henry Irving - Macbeth; Ellen Terry - Lady Macbeth
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords cues, business, scenery, cast, music
Additional Information Philadelphia, Chestnut Street
Edition Works
Shattuck Code MAC 60
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.