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Title Richard III
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Rich III 9
Primary Association Irving, Henry
Publication Date 1896
Theatre Lyceum
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 19 Dec 1896
Description Marked by Henry Irving with annotations in the margins. Orange and blue crayons used to emphasise significant words, stage business etc.
Genre History; Crime/Mystery; Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; War, Empire and Colonialism
Roles Henry Irving - King Richard III; Julia Arthur - Lady Anne
Content Keywords war, royalty, power, greed, love, death, crime, family
Context Keywords cast, character, scenery, cues, business
Edition Irving edition, 1896
Shattuck Code RIII 82
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.