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Title Richard III
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Rich III 12
Primary Association Kean, Charles
Associated Names Wilton, John W.; Ferrers, Stanley Charles
Annotation Date 1837
Publication Date 1819
Theatre Park
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 1 Sep 1830
Description Kean's early prompt book. "Correctly mark'd agreeably to Mr. C. Kean's business by John W. Wilton Prompter"; and in blue ink: "Corrected for Mr. Kean, by S. C. Ferrers. Pr. T.R. Edinburgh. March 1837."
Genre History; Crime/Mystery; Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; War, Empire and Colonialism
Content Keywords war, royalty, power, greed, love, death, crime, family
Context Keywords costume, character, cast, stage, business, scenery, sound effects, cues, property, music, blocking, lighting
Edition Oxberry edition, 1819
Shattuck Code RIII 16
Play Richard III
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.