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Title Macbeth
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Mac 42
Primary Association Stephens, William H.
Associated Names Whalley, William H.
Date of Production c. 1860-1869
Description Prompt book with minor annotations. Checked for second witch in Act 1 only, with cues for effects. Signed by William H. Whalley.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords actor, cues, sound effects, cast, character, music, lighting
Edition Modern Standard Drama
Shattuck Code MAC 62
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.