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Title Richard III
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Rich III 25
Primary Association Roberts, James B.
Associated Names Kean, Charles
Theatre Chatham
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 7 Jan 1846
Description Prompt book including annotations regarding stage business and cues for effects. Contains a cast list for a production at the Park Theatre.
Genre History; Crime/Mystery; Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; War, Empire and Colonialism
Roles Charles Kean - King Richard III
Content Keywords war, royalty, power, greed, love, death, crime, family
Context Keywords cast, character, costume, stage, sound effects, lighting, cues
Edition Modern Standard Drama
Shattuck Code RIII 32
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.