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Title Macbeth
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Mac 56
Primary Association McFarland, William
Associated Names Joseph J. Salmon, Edwin Forrest
Annotation Date 15 May 1852
Place of Production Boston
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 15 Nov 1855
Description Prompt book "marked by Wm McFarland May 15th 1852." At the front there is a playbill for the Boston Theatre, 15 Nov 1855 (Forrest as Macbeth).
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Edwin Forrest - Macbeth
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords programme, actor, cast, character, costume, blocking, stage, business, lighting, music, sound effects, cues
Shattuck Code Not in Shattuck
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.