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Title Richard III
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Rich III 21
Primary Association Moriarty, Marcus J.
Associated Names Booth, Edwin
Theatre McVicker's
Place of Production Chicago
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 1874
Description Checked for Lieut. of Tower, Tressel, Buckingham, Ratcliffe, and Norfolk, and partially for Richard, by Marcus Moriarty. Includes cast list for McVickers, Dec. 1874 (Booth as Richard; Moriarty as Ratcliffe), part of a program for 30th Nov and 4th Dec [1875] (Moriarty as Ratcliffe) and part of a program for Windsor Theatre, 16th June 1888 (Moriarty as Tressel).
Genre History; Crime/Mystery; Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; War, Empire and Colonialism
Roles Edwin Booth - King Richard III; Marcus Moriarty - Ratcliffe
Content Keywords war, royalty, power, greed, love, death, crime, family
Context Keywords cast, character, cues, history, costume, business
Edition French's Standard Drama
Shattuck Code RIII 60
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.