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Title Macbeth
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Mac 43
Primary Association Perry, Marston J
Associated Names Wilkinson; Sandby; Richards (Painters)
Publication Date 1773
Theatre [Private Theatre]
Place of Production Wynnstay
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 1784
Description Scenic indications include names of the painters Wilkinson, Sandby, and Richards. Also includes a partial manuscript cast list, cuts and stage business.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords lighting, sound effects, cues, business, stage
Additional Information Includes cast lists from productions at Drury Lane and Covent Garden, dates unknown.
Edition Bell edition, 1773
Shattuck Code MAC 9
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.